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German artist Hendrik Beikirch aka ECB is continuing travelling around the world and creating gigantic portraits of people he meets on his travels. After ‘Tracing Morroco’ series hes been working on the last couple of months, he started working on a new ‘Siberia project’.

He recently spent some time in Brunssum in The Netherlands where he painted this 14 story high portrait of a foreign worker, Vladislav. The piece stands for all the foreign workers in the past, present and future, people that travel far to make sure their families eat. The mural was realized with help from HeerlenMurals fundation, and was their present to Parkstad Limburg region for winning the 2016 Tourism for Tomorrow Award.

Check out more photos of the finished work and work in progress by Roger Pierweijer after the jump and check back soon for more incredible public art and murals.

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Sasha Bogojev

About Sasha Bogojev

Growing up skateboarding I always enjoyed board graphics, Toy Machine adds and art section in Thrasher magazine. Around that time I started flirting with graffiti which eventually lead to appreciating street and urban art. Few years later I ended up with an Internet based job. Too much online time on my hands resulted in getting involved in art related forums, and finally writing for various art websites.