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Sowat and Lek are currently in Saint-Etienne in France where they just finished working on a new piece for "Le Mur Saint Etienne". The duo was invited by Ella & Pitr.

Sowat and Lek are currently in Saint-Etienne in France where they just finished working on a new piece for “Le Mur Saint Etienne”. The duo was invited by Ella & Pitr.
The idea behind the work was to produce was to create a modern and abstract war banner. To do that, working in the studio lent by Ella & Pitr, Sowat spent the first night tracing black bits and pieces of deconstructed letters with dripping paint brushes that Lek covered the next day with gold circles and lines. Once everything was dry, we proceeded to carefully place the piece on top of its designated billboard…
Continue reading for more detailed images and then check back with us soon for more mural updates from France.

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