Cranio Creates “Jungle” Of Colorful New Works In Chicago

Brazilian artist Cranio (also known as Fabio de Oliveira Parnaiba) has been busy in Chicago! While in town to celebrate the opening of his solo show “Jungle” at Vertical Gallery he’s put up a handful of colorful murals featuring his trademark blue Indian characters. The above mural is part of the Berwyn neighborhood’s new Public

Cranio unveils a new mural on the streets of East London

Cranio is one of the many artists who returns every year to paint on the streets of London. His work is instantly recognizable  His blue characters represent the indigenous people of Brazil where he hails from and they often tackle socio-political issues like mindless consumerism and our obsession as a society with wealth. He painted on

Coverage: Cranio solo show ‘AMORE$’ at Montana Barcelona

Brazilian artist Cranio returns to Spain for a second solo show at Montana Gallery Barcelona. “AMORE$” presents a series of colorful works on paper and canvases.Cranio’s signature blue characters are depicted in everyday life situations, from passionate love, broken hearted to dancing and smoking, as well as escaping the police.Larger canvas works also highlight issues like consumerism, globalization

Cranio paints a new mural in Evry, France

Fresh from his recent solo exhibition at Montana Barcelona in Spain, Brazilian artist Cranio spent a week in France where he painted a monumental mural for the Street Art Festival in Evry, near Paris. Using his signature colourful style, Cranio’s mural is a commentary on consumerism, where the main character is throwing up everything the consumer society

Cranio New Street Art Mural On Brick Lane, East London, UK

After travelling around Europe, Cranio is back in London where he spent the last two days working on this brand new piece on Brick Lane.Cranio and his blue buddies will be flying back to Brazil tomorrow, so this piece is his final work in Europe for the year. If you are in the neighbourhood, you’ll

PEZ x Cranio New Mural In Barcelona, Spain

After Liverpool and London, the Brazilian street art vibe has now reached Spain where Cranio just hooked up with our friend PEZ to work on this new piece in Barcelona.The newly formed duo delivered a colourful piece mixing PEZ’s iconic fishes with Cranio’s signature blue characters.It’s probably one of Cranio’s best piece to date in Europe,

Cranio New Mural In London, UK

Freshly back from Liverpool (covered), Cranio is back in London where he just wrapped up this rooftop piece.As usual with the Brazilian painter, he delivers some of his signature imagery which can be seen along Old Street, East London.Take a look at some more rainbow images after the break and then check back with us

Cranio New Street Pieces In Liverpool, UK

After a quick stop through London (featured), Cranio is now in Liverpool where he just wrapped up a new series of pieces. As usual with the Brazilian painter, his street work is always placed in funny and curious situations. The pieces are created to provoke the observer to think about contemporary issues like consumerism, identity,