Giant Painted Mural Looks Like a Double Exposure Photo on the Side of a Building

By Jessica Stewart, Spanish illustrator Cristian Blanxer recently completed a moving mural in Berlin as part of Urban Nation‘s One Wall project. Covering the side of a large housing block on the outskirts of the city, Blanxer’s painted mural appears like a piece of double exposure photography. A pedestrian moves within a narrow city street that opens […]

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Lovely Flower Murals Transform Ordinary Rooms into Spaces with Blooming Personalities

By Sara Barnes, Artist and illustrator Lilit Sarkisian adds blooming personality to otherwise ordinary rooms with her floral mural art. Working completely freehand on walls, she sketches larger-than-life blossoms, vegetables, and succulents that effortlessly flow across their designated spaces. Although they’re rendered in soft hues, they become a statement-making part of any room. For the artist, location […]

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Giant Head Sculpture Takes Over Rockefeller Center for Frieze New York

By Jessica Stewart, Renowned Spanish artist Jaume Plensa has brought his monumental public sculpture to Rockefeller Center. Plensa is one of 14 international artists displaying their work in the historic New York plaza as part of the inaugural Frieze Sculpture. Intended to open up a new space for discussion about the instability of our time, the event is an […]

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Affordable Art Fair NYC Makes It Easy to Enjoy and Collect Art from Around the World

By Jessica Stewart, Art lovers get ready, the Affordable Art Fair NYC Spring Edition is about to hit Manhattan. Since 1999, the Affordable Art Fair has been helping break down barriers in the art market and make contemporary art more accessible to everyone. By letting people browse for work by both established and emerging artists in a relaxed, […]

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