Kevin Ledo in Christchurch, New Zealand

Kevin Ledo is known for his impressive murals of portraits, and this time it’s a portrait of Whero O Te Rangi Bailey, a Maori elder from Parihaka in Taranki, originally photographed by Stu Robertson… Stu and I met the first day I arrived in Christchurch to discuss me using one of his photos from his Peace in

Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui & Christchurch, New Zealand

Our Irish friend Fin DAC has spent the last few weeks of 2017 and the first of 2018 down under in New Zealand painting at festivals in both Mount Maunganui and Christchurch both organised by Street Prints. Like his previous trip to The Mount 2 years ago, the globetrotting artist focussed his work on the local

“The few what are left” by Sabek in Napier, New Zealand

Sabek, Spanish based artist, recently visited Napier in New Zealand to paint a corrugated wall for Sea Walls, Artists for Oceans public art project. Painting this wall Sabek is portraying overfishing, and how that affects the ocean and everything that inhabits it. Main character on this corrugated wall is the big blue whale, and Sabek painted it as

“Last Island” by Onur in Napier, New Zealand

Our friend Onur just returned from Napier in New Zealand where he was invited to paint for the Oceans Festival organized by PangeaSeed and Seawalls. He created this stunning piece of work which is entitled “Last Island”. Summer and winter are inching closer, the four seasons melting together. Due to climate warming, to which we

“Recycling Kingdom” by Rustam Qbic in Napier, New Zealand

Rustam Qbic recently finished his latest large scale mural titled “Recycling Kingdom”, for Seawalls Projects by Pangeaseed Foundation in Napier, New Zealand. Slightly stepping away from his signature imagery and color palette, Rusian artist painted an environmentally focused image that is paying tribute to human’s relationship and dependence on our oceans. Using spray paint and acrylic

“Pania of the Reef” by James Bullough in Napier, New Zealand

James Bullough just returned from New Zealand for the SeaWalls project hosted by Pangeaseed where he created this wonderful piece of work. ‘Pania’ is the legendary protector of the reef in local Maori folklore and is believed to live in the waters off the coast of Napier NZ, the city where he painted her portrait. James

“Kaitiaki” by Askew in Napier, New Zealand

Askew thought long & hard about a name for his ‪Sea Walls‬ mural in Napier & one word constantly rang true during the week, it was Kaitiaki – it’s the Māori word for guardianship of air, land & sea. With his mural, he was attempting to address several interrelated issues. Everything is connected because we live on

“2500 -2450 BC” by Faith47 in Dunedin, New Zealand

While we last heard from her in South Africa earlier this month, Faith47 is now in New Zealand where she just wrapped a new piece on the streets of Dunedin in New Zealand. Entitled “2500 -2450 BC”, this romantic artwork is the third installation of her “7.83 MHZ Frequency” that we last saw in Cape