Brazil’s Cris Rodrigues paints ‘American Dream’ near Chicago

Brazilian artist Cris Rodrigues is spending some time in the US and from the looks of it he’s been busy! Previously Cris’ work has been featured in streets all around the world including Brazil, Japan, several European destinations, Miami, and now the Chicagoland area. The artist recently stopped in Round Lake, IL area to work

INTI unveils several new murals in South America

After some time painting walls outside South America, and in search of a return to his roots in America, INTI has created a series of 4 murals in 4 countries throughout Latin America. A trip looking to portray and learn from the small-profound details of cultural diversity. Confronting issues such as; the environmental impact caused

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

Cris Rodrigues in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Brazilian artist Cris Rodrigues just sent us some images from his latest piece which was recently completed somewhere on the streets of Belo Horizonte in Brazil. Cris created this fantastic looking artwork showing a colorful street scene. Inspired by his local culture and environment, the Brazilian artist brought to life a mural that will surely

“Broken” by INO in Fortaleza, Brazil

Greek artist INO was invited to paint in the 4th edition of Festival Concreto  that happened in Fortaleza city, Brazil. A place that anyone can see very large contradictions, the poverty in the street, people begging for food while you eat at the restaurant, the prostitutes every night on the streets. All these mix together with

“The Other” by Gleo in Sao Paulo

Gleo recently spent some time on the streets of Sao Paulo in Brazil where she worked her magic to create one of her largest street mural to date. Entitled “The Other”, The beautiful mural took her two weeks to finish. Both portraits are 40 meters high by 9 wide and were created as part of the first

Claudio Ethos creates three new murals in Brazil

For a while Claudio Ethos has been creating murals all over the world, but recently he doesn’t like to stop with just one artwork in one location. This time, it’s three murals in São João da Boa Vista, Municipality in Brazil. The main mural was made last week in the memory of Brazilian writer, poet, playwright, journalist and translator Pagu –

New Work By Kobra Pays Tribute To Vivian Maier In Chicago

World renowned Brazilian artist Kobra returned to Chicago Illinois this month. Kobra last visited Chicago to create his acclaimed 10-story Muddy Waters mural as part of Big Walls 2016 – a mural festival facilitated by Columbia College and The Wabash Arts Corridor . Having come back to Chicago for the well-publicized mural dedication on June