“Sky Dancer” by DALeast in Borås, Sweden
August 19, 2022
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International street artist DALeast recently worked on a project with Artscape Festival in Borås, Sweden. The wall was painted 7 years ago by DALeast himself as part of NoLimit Festival in 2015 – but the facade had to be renovated in 2019. Today we have images of a newly repainted wall by DALeast – a rendition…
“Street Chronicles” Group Exhibition at UrbanBreak, Seoul, South Korea
July 19, 2022
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Urban & Street Art Fair, URBAN BREAK 2022, marks its third anniversary this year. URBAN BREAK drew attention with 15,000 people attending in 2020, the first year alone. Last year, despite COVID-19 at its peak, 40,000 people visited the fair, thereby solidifying its status as one of the most prominent fairs. Rom Levy, director of StreetArtNews, co-planned the Special Exhibition of International Street Artists. Entitled Street Chronicles, the exhibition is showcasing the works of artists who were the pillars of street art techniques, concepts and different styles. STREET CHRONICLES retraces a side of Urban Art history bringing the streets of NYC and London to Seoul.…
Artist Retrospective: DALeast
June 17, 2021
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DALeas, born in 1984 in Wuhan, China, is a prolific, multi-faceted artist known for his unusual paintings of animals. He has been making art since he was three and studied Sculpture at the Institute of Fine Arts. He was fascinated by every form of art and worked on everything – painting, sculpture, installations, synchronizing performance, and digital…
15 Striking Animal Street Art Murals
May 15, 2020
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The animal kingdom have been a source of inspiration for many artists. Through reintroducing nature with the urban landscape, we get to rediscover our environment. From raising awareness about animal rights to just simply appreciating the beauty of the creatures, there are a lot of themes found in animal-inspired street art. Whether it is a whimsical…
“Asteroid RS” DALeast Limited Edition Print – November 7th
November 7, 2019
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Our friend DALeast will be releasing a brand new print today with the good people from Hashimoto Contemporary. DALeast utilizes acrylic paint and ink to create swirling ribbons of lines which are built up to create the animal figures. In addition to works on canvas that were displayed at the exhibition, the artist created a…
DALeast creates a “Phoenix” in Penang, Malaysia
November 16, 2015
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DALeast was recently invited by the Urban Xchange Festival in Penang, Malaysia to exercise his skills on the side of a large building close to the Hin Bus Depot.Working up high on his cherry picker, the Chinese artist spent a few days under the scorching heat to create a beautiful Phoenix painted using his signature…
DALeast creates a new piece in Copenhagen, Denmark
June 12, 2015
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DALeast is currently in Denmark where he was invited to work on a large new building for the Outdoor Surface Project curated by Danish photographer Søren Solkær.It took a few days for the Chinese muralist to create this outstanding depiction of a giant rusted eagle which was painted using his signature energetic line-work.Take a look…
Coverage: “Main Street” @ Rabat’s Mohammed VI Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art
May 21, 2015
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If you are reading this and have a trip planned to Morocco before next December, you’r in for a treat! The Mohammed VI Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art is currently hosting the “Main Street” exhibition which is featuring some of your favorite street artists!Curated by Nicolas Couturieux, the lineup of participating artist includes C215, Case…
DALeast creates a new mural in Papeete, Tahiti
May 13, 2015
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DALeast recently spent some time on the paradisiac island of Tahiti where he was invited to paint for the Ono’U Street Art Festival. Painting on the streets of Tahiti, the Chinese street artist brought to life some of his signature imagery for the locals to enjoy. This stunning artwork shows a massive eagle which has…
DALeast creates a new mural for Public ’15 in Perth, Australia
April 28, 2015
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Chinese muralist DALeast was part of this year’s lineup for the excellent Public ’15 Street Art Festival which was held on the streets of Perth in Australia.It took about a week for DAL to wrap up this massive street piece which is featuring his energetic and unique line-based imagery.Hit the jump for a closer look…