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Belgian street artist ROA opened his first West Coast solo on Saturday(11.13) @ New Puppy, presented by Thinkspace.

This new gallery work continues the artist’s exploration of the collision between natural and man-made worlds. It is also a comment on the importance of considering the unseen or overlooked – be it animals within the looming urban landscape, or their delicate nature. 
The latter is conveyed through an epic wall mural installation and clever pieces which offer dual views of various fauna – an exterior view coupled with a skeletal one or one that reveals the animal’s pulmonary system.  
All of this is executed with ROA’s stark, highly detailed black + white signature aesthetic on various ‘found’ canvases which draw attention to urban sprawl and decay.
Highly recommended for all those inspired by the allure of art created in the street.
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Rom Levy

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Rom is the founder & editor in chief of StreetArtNews. In 2009, he launched the ‘StreetArtNews’ website to promote underground art, which widened his scope to work with a larger roster of street artists on events and exhibitions. He is noted as one of the latest figures to help popularize street art and as an authority on the latest trends in urban contemporary art.