“And from here, Manu (Macron), Can you hear us ?” by MTO in Miami
December 17, 2018
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For those who don’t know, MTO is French and his dear president Emmanuel Macron (Aka « Manu ») has earned the reputation of caring more about elevating the desires of the rich rather than prioritizing the needs of the middle and working classes in France. So what a better place and time than Miami Art…
Welcome to NUART’s “Post Street Art” Exhibition
September 12, 2016
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Robert Montgomery (Photo © FranCacirano) Last Saturday we had the opportunity to assist to the inaugural exhibition of one of the most highly anticipated events this year, the renowned NuArt Festival in Stavanger, Norway. Titled “Post-Street Art” the exhibition features unique artworks specifically created for the event inside the gallery. The idea of a “Post-Street Art” movement has been adopted to…
“From Russia With Love” by MTO in Kiev
September 4, 2016
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French muralist MTO is the latest artist to participate in the Art United Us Street Art Program currently taking place on the streets of Kiev in Ukraine. Entitled “From Russia With Love”, MTO painted a rather large building with his rendition of a digital love-cannonball sent from Moscow to Kiev : A Street Art interpretation of the…
“A French man in Milwaukee” by MTO in Milwaukee
July 30, 2016
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French artist MTO just finished working on his first ever full-color piece and first ever self-portrait for the Black Cat Alley festival in Milwaukee. Entitled “A French man in Milwaukee”, MTO brought to life this hyper-realistic frog with a mustache wearing a fat cap hat. If you are in the neighborhood in the coming days, this piece…
“The Mediterranean Tunnel” by MTO in Malta & Italy
July 31, 2015
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MTO just sent us a series of images from a brilliant intervention he just finished working on in Sliema, Malta and Sapri, Italy.Entitled “The Mediterranean Tunnel”, the French artist brought to life some of his hyper-realistic imagery showing a man entering trough the side of a building in Malta and exiting in Italy. The first…
MTO paints “We Live On Google Earth”, a new piece in Gaeta for Memorie Urbane
April 12, 2015
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While we last heard from him for Art Basel in Miami, MTO is now back in Europe where he landed in Gaeta, Italy for the latest edition of the excellent Memorie Urbane Street Art Festival. The elusive French artist spent a few days working on a giant 125 m wide piece which mimics the effects…
MTO paints “The Death Of The Neighborhood” in Wynwood, Miami
December 11, 2014
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French street artist MTO was also in Wynwood, Miami where he worked on this piece entitled “The Death Of The Neighborhood”. It took a few days for MTO to complete this artwork which represents quite a strong statement over the local gentrification. Wynwood is also referred to as “Little San Juan”, and commonly known as…
MTO paints “My Name Is MO” in Lexington, Kentucky
November 14, 2014
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While we last heard from him last September in Ireland, MTO is now in North America where he just finished working on this new piece on the streets of Lexington.In town for the PRHBTN Street Art Festival, the French artist went insanely big with this 23 x 83 meters mural. It took him approximately two weeks…
MTO “The Son of Protagoras” new mural in Belfast, Ireland
September 21, 2014
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MTO is currently in Northern Ireland where he was flown over to paint for “Hit The North” in Belfast. After a few days of work, the result is this massive piece which is entitled “The Son Of Protagoras”.Protagoras was a proponent of agnosticism. he wrote: “Concerning the gods, I have no means of knowing whether…
MTO New Mural – Riga, Latvia
May 23, 2014
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MTO was recently in Eastern Europe where he painted this massive new piece for the Blank Canvas Festival on the streets of Riga in Latvia.The French muralist quickly painted this hyper-realistic of himself which readhs “I Don’t Like Brick Walls So I’m Just Gonna Tag MTO”. If you are in the area, this piece is…