Guido van Helten in Nashville, USA

Guido van Helten has spent a few weeks in “The Nations” neighbourhood in Nashville where painted a mural that was commissioned by Southeast Venture as a part of the Nashville Walls Project. The mural is on an abandoned grain silo and the front figure of the mural is 165 feet tall. Prior to painting the mural, Guido

Guido van Helten paints a mural in Ukrainian conflict zone

Since March this year the ongoing project ArtUnitedUs has collaborated with artist from around the globe with one mission, to raise public awareness and attention to the problem of war, aggression and violence, bringing instead a message of love and reconciliation. With this idea in mind Australian artist Guido van Helten completed a couple of days ago

Guido Van Helten in Ecatepec, Mexico

Our friend Guido Van Helten just wrapped up a beautiful piece located on the streets of Ecatepec in Mexico. As usual with the Australian street artist, he created a large and rather impressive monochrome portrait showing the face of a young girl. Guido Van Helten is specializing in painting portraits on walls. He is often using

Video: “Guido van Helten” by Selina Miles

In August 2015, our friend, film director Selina Miles travelled with artist Guido van Helten to Akureyri – a town on the north coast of Iceland, to produce a very unique work. This 6-minute film documents their journey, and offers insight into the unique personality of one of Australia’s most sought after street artists. This

Guido van Helten x 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

Brisbane-based artist Guido van Helten is now in Ukraine where he just finished this wonderful portrait as part of the commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Based on a photograph taken by the renowned photojournalist Igor Kostin short after the disaster in 1986, the new mural was painted inside an abandoned and unfinished nuclear reactor

The Crystal Ship: Guido Van Helten in Oostende, Belgium

Guido Van Helten was also working on the streets of Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of the excellent Crystal Ship Festival. Guido decided to honour the harbour of Oostend with a portrait of a local former fisherman painted in his unique style. Guido Van Helten has been getting quite a lot of attention for his large

Portraits by Guido Van Helten in Australia

Guido Van Helten just sent us a series of images from his latest street pieces in Melbourne and Benalla in Australia. As usual with the Australian painter, he brought to life some of his striking portraiture imagery for the locals to enjoy. The first piece is a portrait of a local CFA volunteer (Australian Bush

Guido Van Helten in Lismore, Australia

Our friend Guido Van Helten is back in Australia where he recently spent some time on the streets of Lismore to beautify the city with his art. As usual with the Australian artist, a fantastic piece of artwork was completed which is showing the portrait of a little girl painted in his signature vintage style. Take a