The Crystal Ship: OakOak in Ostend, Belgium (Part I)

French street artist OakOak is currently in Ostend, Belgium where he was invited to create several new site specific urban art pieces for the locals to enjoy. Hailing from Saint Etienne, France. He transforms mundane objects using cleverly placed, humorous doodles. He is inspired by the cartoons such as The Simpson’s, Futurama, and Calvin and Hobbes.

Artist Interview: OAKOAK

The French artist OakoAK has become popular with some of the smartest paper works on the streets of Saint Etienne and in several cities around France. We reached him for a quick chat about his beautiful ephemeral compositions and his way of intending street art.  Hello OAKOAK, in the hype Street Art World, full of

OAKOAK creates new works in Chicago, USA

French artist OAKOAK is in Chicago for his debut US solo show “Let’s Play”, which runs October 3rd-31st at Vertical Gallery. OAKOAK transforms mundane objects using cleverly placed, humorous drawings. He has an eye for details that most ignore, and creates innovative scenes with his street art interventions. Here’s some of what he’s been up

OakOak brings to life “SideShow Bob”, its latest street piece in Saint-Etienne, France

The almighty OakOak is back in action with a cheeky new piece which just popped up on the streets of his hometown, Saint-Etienne in France.This perfect Spring piece shows the infamous Sideshow Bob from the Simpsons which was created using beautiful and vibrant purple flowers. Another perfect placement by the French artist.Continue reading for another

OakOak paints “Banksy Vs Homer”, a new street piece in Saint Etienne, France

Our friend OakOak is currently in his hometown of Saint-Etienne in France where he just unveiled an epic new piece.Entitled “Banksy Vs Homer”, the French artist spoofed Banksy’s “Girl With Balloon” into a new remixed version which is now showing Homer Simpson and his iconic pink donut.Hit the jump for an extra image on this

OakOak unveils “Hulk”, a new street piece in Saint-Etienne, France

OakOak has been busy on the streets of his hometown, Saint-Etienne in France where he just unveiled this brand new street piece.Once again, the French street artist demonstrates his humor and insight with another perfect placement for the iconic Hulk.Continue reading for a closer look at this tiny Hulk and check back with us soon

OakOak unveils a new street piece in Saint Etienne, France

OakOak is back in the streets of his hometown, Saint Etienne in France where he just finished working a brand new Simpsons themed piece.This piece comes right after the co-creator of the hit animated show, The Simpsons, has died aged 59. Sam Simon had been battling colon cancer, his agent said on Monday. Simon won

OakOak creates “Snoopy”, a new street piece in Saint-Etienne, France

It’s hangover day and there is no better way to start your Sunday than with a big smile! This one is brought to us by the one and only OakOak which just unveiled a brand new piece on the streets of his hometown, Saint-Etienne in France. Cleverly using the shadow of a parking meter, the