Yesterday afternoon, Borondo spent his afternoon out in Shoreditch, London working on this sweet new “Scratching” piece on a random abandoned shop.
The Spanish artist is reinventing street art by using an original method of “glass scratching” inspired loosely by the recent economic crisis.”Where the crisis strikes, you will notice many shops that are either closed or empty. If you scratch the window slightly you will suddenly be able to see the inside of the shop. I find that quite poetic, glass has something beautiful about it. Sometimes I like to do the opposite of that. I apply black paint on commercial spotlights and by scratching the paint off the spotlight, I allow light to pass through.”
Continue reading for detailed images on this piece and then if you are in the area, you’ll be able to find it close to the Shoreditch Overground Station.
Pics by MikeyDread For StreetArtNews