Artist Interview: Bordalo II

In recent years Bordalo II has always been present on our pages, we all know him for his towering 3D murals painted on the streets of Lisbon and many other cities in the world. We reached the Portuguese artist for a nice chat about the way he transforms found trash in giant beautiful animals, giving

Bordalo II unveils a new street installation in Este, Italy

While we last heard from him in Las Vegas, Bordalo II is back in Europe where he just finished working on a new street installation in Italy.Invited by the Impatto 2.0 Festival to create a piece on the streets of Este, the Portuguese urban artist quickly brought to life this super cute hedgehog. As usual with Bordalo

Life Is Beautiful ’15: “Meerkat”, a new mural by Bordalo II in Las Vegas

Our friend Bordalo II was also in Las Vegas, Nevada where he participated in the third edition of the always excellent Life Is Beautiful Festival which was curated by JUSTKIDS.Geared with spray paint and a dumpster of trash, the Portuguese street artist created this unique installation showing a group of Meerkat chilling against a bus.

Bordalo II creates a new street art installation in Lodz, Poland

Constantly working on new pieces, Bordalo II is now in Lodz, Poland where he was invited by the good lads from Urban Forms Festival.The Portuguese street art maestro was given a large building to create one of his unique installations which are built using trash and found materials. The end-result is stunning with this large-bird

Nuart ’15: Bordalo II creates an impressive installation in Stavanger, Norway

We continue our ongoing coverage of Nuart ’15 with a brand new piece from our buddy Bordalo II which just spawned on the streets of Stavanger in Norway.After a few days of work, the Portuguese artist brought to life this oversized deer-head which was built using solely trash and found materials. This brings yet another

“Melting Penguin”, a new mural by Bordalo II in Bordeaux, France

Bordalo II is currently in France where he was invited to work his magic on the side of a building in the city of Bordeaux for the Ocean Climax Festival.The popular Portuguese street artist brought to life “Melting Penguin”, a brand new street installation that was built entirely using trash and found materials. Recycling at

“Trash Cat”, a new street installation by Bordalo II in Portugal

After “Trash Puppy” a few days ago, Bordalo II just sent us some images from his latest street installation which is entitled “Trash Cat”.As usual with the Portuguese artist, this piece was built using solely trash and found materials that he gathered from the streets. After a few days of work, the end-result is stunning

“Trash Puppy” a new street installation by Bordalo II in Lisbon, Portugal

Our friend Bordalo II is currently back in Lisbon, Portugal where he just spent a few days working on a brand new street installation.Entitled “Trash Puppy”, the Portuguese artist once again utilized his skills to create a stunning sculpture entirely built of trash and found materials then spray painted to match the puppy’s color. Genial

“Salamander”, an installation by Bordalo II in Agueda, Portugal

While we last heard from him in London, our friend Bordalo II is now back in Portugal where he just finished another impressive installation on the streets of Agueda.In town for AgitÁgueda curated by Mistaker Maker, the Portuguese artist once again used trash and found materials to build one of his lovely creatures. The result is

Bordalo II unveils “Yellow Frog”, a new installation in Baku, Azerbaijan

Our friend Bordalo II is currently in Azerbaijan where he was invited to visit the city of Baku for the Trash to Trash Festival.The Portuguese artist brought to life “Yellow Frog”, a brand new street installation that was built entirely using trash and found materials. Recycling at its best!Hit the jump for a few extra

Bordalo II builds a new street installation in Carballo, Spain

The Rexenera Street Art Festival is currently taking place on the streets of Carballo in Spain where our buddy Bordalo II was invited to create one of his magical installations.The Portuguese artist brought to life a giant yellow and green caterpillar which is taking advantage of the location unusual architecture. As usual with Bordalo II,

Bordalo II builds “Peixes d´Alcantara”, its newest installation in Lisbon, Portugal

While you discovered his latest installation a few days ago, Bordalo II is already back on the streets of Lisbon in Portugal with a brand new street piece.Entitled “Peixes d´Alcantara”, the Portuguese artist brought to life a series of big-eyed fish which were built using found materials and trash. A beautiful metaphor considering the level

Bordalo II creates “Big Racoon”, a stunning street installation in Belem, Portugal

Our friend Bordalo II is currently in Belem, the south-westernmost civil parish of the municipality of Lisbon where he just finished working on an impressive installation Centro Cultural de Belém.Part of his current solo exhibition “Pânico, Drama, Terror” at Arte Periférica, the Portuguese artist spent a few days to build this mind-boggling installation which is

Bordalo II creates a new installation for the Estarreja Birdwatching Fair in Portugal

Our buddy Bordalo II was recently invited for the Estarreja Birdwatching Fair in Portugal where he worked on a brand new street installation for the local passerby to enjoy.The highly talented Portuguese urban artist spent a bunch of hours working and building this mind-boggling installation which is composed of found materials and random trash. Simply

Bordalo II reveals “Froehlicher Tucan”, his new street installation in Berlin, Germany

While we last heard from him earlier this month with “Grabbit”, Bordalo II is now in Northern Europe where he just finished working on a brand new piece.Working at Urban Spree in Berlin, Germany, the talented Portuguese artist gathered local trash and found materials to build yet another unique and highly creative piece. Entitled “Froehlicher