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Faith47 recently spent some time in Italy where she was invited by the Outdoor Festival to paint a new piece on the streets of Rome.
Entitled “Madonna Mia Proteggimi”, the South African painter dropped this artwork which reflects upon the dangerous passage taken by stowaways in their journey over the oceans to idealized promised lands. Textured with scrawlings referenced from writings by stowaways found under bridges in port towns.
Hit the jump for more images and as usual keep your eyes peeled on Street Art News for more mural updates throughout the week.

Rom Levy

About Rom Levy

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.