Pastel New Mural in Säffle, Sweden

Continuing his summer trip through Europe and taking part in festivals and project, our friend Francisco Diaz aka Pastel recently painted a new piece in Säffle, Sweden. Invited by the Artscape festival, the Argentinian artist created one of his floral composition on a residential building in the area. Matching his color choice with the given structure,

“Aster et symphorine” by Pastel in Paris

Here’s the latest floreal composition painted by our friend Francisco Diaz, aka Pastel, on the streets of Paris, France. Entitled “Aster et symphorine” this superb mural is located in the 14ème arrondissement, on the facade of a building surrounded by “La petite ceinture”,  an old dismissed bounding rail built in 1852 for load trains around

Pastel paints a new mural in Paris

Argentinian artist Fransisco Diaz aka Pastel spent a few days in Paris where he  just completed a seven storey mural with his  floral signature imagery. Based on the feedback of the residents, Pastel created a bespoke composition in which flora and natural landscapes are both descriptive and symbolize the place and events that marked it. Snowberry or

Pastel unveils a new mural in Oslo, Norway

Our good friend Francisco Diaz aka Pastel recently spent some time in Oslo, Norway, where he created a massive mural, covering a wall of a public ‘Trosterud Skole’ school. Argentinian artist brought to life yet another signature piece of work, which is featuring some of his beautiful floral imagery for the locals to enjoy. The piece is

The Crystal Ship: Pastel in Ostend, Belgium

Francisco Diaz aka Pastel just wrapped up a large new piece somewhere on the streets of Ostend in Belgium for the excellent Crystal Ship Street Art Festival. Entitled “Eternal Present”, the Argentinean muralist brought to life some of his signature plant-based imagery for the local residents to enjoy. In his compositions flora, fauna and natural landscapes

“Costanoans” by Pastel in California

Argentinean muralist Pastel just sent over some brand new images of his latest artwork which was recently completed somewhere on the streets of San Leandro in California. Entitled “Costanoan”, the piece’s title targets a type Native American people from the Northern California coast. When Spanish explorers and missionaries arrived in the late 18th century, the Ohlone inhabited

“Xeneize” by Pastel in Buenos Aires

Our friend Francisco Diaz aka Pastel recently spent some time in his hometown of Buenos Aires, working a new mural for the Color BA festival curated by the Collage Lab. For this event Argentinian artist painted a mural titled “Xeneize” dedicated to all the immigrants that created BA into what it is today. La Boca is the

“Nelu” by Pastel in Oslo, Norway

Pastel has reached the shores of Norway where he just finished working on a large new piece somewhere on the streets of Oslo. The piece is based on the Tøyen Botanical Garden placed which is located close to the wall. The garden contains flora from all over the world, from different regions and climates that adapted to survive