Articles tagged with urban
The utilitarian medium of spray paint has made its mark on the art world mostly through the rising genre of street art and graffiti. I’ve rounded up ten great pieces offered on Rise Art, which shows the breadth of possibility created with the spray can.
KEF! is a household name in the street art world, instantly recognised for his meticulous abstract line paintings. He adds life to the forgotten and the abandoned, not just creating street art for the sake of street art, instead painting murals that have a deep spirituality and energy hidden between the lines.
Pedro Correa is a fine art photographer with a difference. With a recent solo show in London, and a portfolio just launched on Rise Art, we decided to sit down with him and find out more about his work, and this elusive thing he terms the decisive moment.
We caught up with surreal artist Alexandra Gallagher after her busy month working on the first annual all female street art project: Blackburn Open Walls. Alexandra takes us behind the scenes sharing her journey to becoming an artist, and how she spends her time making wonderful works of art.
Get to know Rebecca King and her colourful works that transport you to exotic urban climes.
We pick our top 10 street scenes, from the everyday to the political and everything in-between.
International Graffiti artist BLU's fantastic "wall based animation".