Hisham Echafaki New Mural in France

London based artist Hisham Echafaki spent some time in Burgundy, France where he painted a new mural depicting a gigantic Ibera turtle. Initially known for his intricate surrealist compositions with trompe l’oeil effects and three dimensional paintings, the contemporary artist braved the intense canicule to paint this hyper realistic turtle. Strong advocate and protector of

The Crystal Ship Recap 2018

Over the past couple of weeks we have been following the works in progress from the international participating artists to the 2018 Edition of The Crystal Ship in Ostend, Belgium, curated by Bjørn Van Poucke. With over 50 murals and interventions throughout the city, it’s the largest mural festival in Europe and open air museum.

The Crystal Ship: Colectivo Licuado

Colectivo Licuado is an artistic duo from Montevideo in Uruguay, created 5 years ago with Florencia Durán and Camilo Nunez. Mastering spray paint with a hyperrealistic style, their creations juxtaposes culture and traditions of the environment in which they work with their own style and a touch of art nouveau: skin tones, drapes, lighting and

ICARE X-1 : Monumental installation by <++ in Toulouse

Known for his invasions with luminescent futuristic creatures across the globe and beyond, secretive French artist <++ built a monumental installation called ICARE X-1 inside the ‘Chapelle des Carmelites’ in Toulouse, an historical monument from 17th Century. Check for more pics and details after the jump

100TAUR Massive Mural in Toulouse

French artist 100TAUR just completed the largest mural in Toulouse, after a continuous five weeks under extreme weather conditions. More details and pictures after the jump.

Blo new mural in Perpignan, France

French artist Blo from the Da Mental Vaporz crew just painted murals on the Via Domicia University of Perpignan in France, which is the oldest university of France (1648).  Blo has been working during the past three months on the architecture of the buildings and gave some graffiti workshops to the students. Check more detailed pics

Da Mental Vaporz Print release

Boom! Eye alert ! Members of the Da Mental Vaporz crew have released a series of limited edition prints through a new Print house in Lyon called  Remontee Mecanique So get your favorites images from Blo, Bom.K, Brusk, Jaw, Lek, Sowat and and Gris1 to come. More pictures below

Okuda New Mona Lisa in Paris

Spanish artist Okuda is brightening up a nineteen storey building in Paris by giving it a contemporary makeover with a revisited portrait of Mona Lisa. Using more than 450 spraycans, Okuda painted one of Europe’s tallest murals at 50 metres (164 feet) high by 15 meters wide during less than five days. Check after the