Murals

Sydney mayor hits out at mural vigilantes

November 20, 2017 3:56PM<p>A Sydney mayor has accused Christian activists of "vandalism and intimidation" after two provocative murals were painted over …

Homophobia

Yosemite Wallpaper Wall Mural

<b>Installing our wall murals is easy!</b><p>Wall murals are a great way to completely transform the look and feel of your room, quickly and easily. For ease, …

Art

Paint brushes not handcuffs: Men convey their prison experiences through murals

'Art and culture are the things that awaken something deep ... inside people that make them human'<p>Former inmate Russell Craig returns to Philadelphia's Graterford Correctional Facility to help bring art to men who are living through what he described as the darkness of incarceration.<p>It's a …

News (U.S.)

Beautiful 'Overwatch' mural appears in downtown Toronto

In this, the darkest of timelines, the world needs heroes, with no city in greater need than perhaps Toronto.<p>Thankfully, it appears once such hero …

Princess of Wales

Swarms of Hybrid Creatures Flow Like Liquid on Walls and Buildings by Patónio | Colossal

<p>Herds of serpentine rabbits, schools of fish, and flocks of interwoven birds all feature prominently in these recent murals by Portuguese artist …

Street Art

Artist fears her murals will be scrapped during skyscraper’s renovation

A $300 million renovation of the former Sony building has angered preservationists and left a famous Soho artist wondering what will become of the …

New York City

Street Artist Paints Giant Butterflies That Look Like They Could Fly Away At Any Moment

Although the artist currently lives in Metz, his murals can be spotted not only in France. They‘ve already appeared in Austrian and Spanish cities, …

Street Art

Spartanburg utility boxes transformed into murals

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – If you’re in Spartanburg, you may notice some new art projects popping up in downtown.The project is turning utility boxes …

Upstate South Carolina

Street artist paints huge lifelike murals of butterflies

Graffiti artist Mantra is livening up cities with magnificent nature murals. The France-based self-taught painter adorns the sides of buildings and …

Street Art

10 Additional Things to Do in Midland Ontario

So I recently promoted through my channels the beautiful and picturesque heart of Ontario’s cottage country – Midland, Ontario. I boasted about 15 …

Travel

Street artist's larger-than-life butterfly murals beautify city walls (Video)

The wonder of watching a delicate, vibrantly winged butterfly flutter in the air, or alight on a spot somewhere near you never gets boring. But these …

Sustainability

Anger as graffiti scrawled across beautiful Hessle Road mural by vandals

The stunning Hessle Road murals have been vandalised.<p>Letters are being sent out to schools around the street after youngsters are thought to have …

Street Art

Artist Transforms Walls Into Giant 3D Specimen Boxes for Butterflies

Mantra is an artist currently based in Metz, France. In an ongoing series of murals, Mantra has been going huge on the sides of buildings, creating …

Art

Street Artist Turns Buildings into Gigantic Butterfly Specimen Cases

France-based street artist Mantra transforms multi-story buildings into gigantic butterfly specimen cases in a series of clever, trick-of-the-eye 3D murals. The enormous, hyper-realistic butterflies appear to be set within wooden-framed boxes, recessed into the side of each building. Long shadows …

Street Art

Beautiful murals on Barton

There is a large concentration of murals along Barton Street East, between James Street North and Birch Avenue.<p>Spectator photographer Cathie Coward …

Canadian News

9 of the best temporary Halloween wall murals

It's time to get spooky!<p>Dress up your interiors with these removable wallpapers featuring a range of spooky and stylish designs. For the best …

Halloween

Murals hit by crude graffiti

Mindless vandalism scrawled across children's art<p>A Perth councillor has condemned the actions of mindless vandals who have ruined weeks of hard work …

Street Art

Racine YMCA covers murals of prominent Wisconsin figures

RACINE, Wis. — Murals of U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, activist Maria Morales and former NBA player Will Bynum have been covered up at a southeast Wisconsin …

Minneapolis

Adios Haters: You Can Now Control Who Comments on Your Instagram

Instagram has a new solution to halt abuse from online trolls: filter them out.<p>The photo and video sharing app rolled out a new feature Tuesday …

Instagram

D.C. will get 10 new murals by mid-October

The murals will appear in six of the city’s eight Wards<p>Since 2007, the MuralsDC program has installed murals in every Ward in Washington, D.C., and now 10 more are on their way.<p>The Department of Public Works (DPW) and the Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH) announced that they will paint …

Street Art

Maps: Here's Where 10 New Murals Are Going Up Around D.C.

Sure, the new Ben's Chili Bowl mural was the star of MuralsDC's 10th anniversary, with actual stars attending the official unveiling, but there are …

Washington D.C.

Instagram Just Launched 3 New Features—Here's How to Use Them

In an effort to combat cyberbullying and other forms of online negativity, Instagram has launched three new safety and kindness features: comment …

Instagram

These Bathroom Murals Have Just The Messages Teenage Girls Need To Read

Messages of positivity might just make middle school easier to navigate for these girls<p>Middle school is a rough time for girls. Academic pressure …

Amazing

Painted Worlds

<b></b> <b>The cover of the Autumn 1951</b> issue of ARCHAEOLOGY features a dramatic scene of close combat between two men, teeth bared, faces bright red with …

Archaeology

Dourone To Contribute with Two New Murals for #7Ways2Love Project in Barcelona

It all started with a seemingly simple idea. Organizers of the <b>7 Ways to Love</b> wanted to see <b>how several street artists could define love</b>, one of the …

Street Art

Banksy strikes again: Basquiat, graffiti, and the issue of copyright law

Banksy is back, in his own iconic style.<p>Two murals by the British street artist have been spotted on the walls of the Barbican Centre in London, …

Street Art

15 Interesting Photographs That Capture Murals and Street Art of London From the Mid-1980s

In the 1980s there was a growth in the amount of murals and street art across London, a mix of decoration or serious and politically inspired.<br>These …

Art

Banksy Liverpool murals sold for £3.2m to Qatari buyer

<b>Five murals by street artist Banksy have been sold to a buyer from the Middle East for £3.2m.</b><p>The works, which include his famous 40ft (12m) by 20ft (6m) Liverpool Rat, were sold to a Qatari buyer.<p>Consultancy Samuel Beilin and Partners sold the Liverpool murals for a client who wished to remain …

Banksy

How One Woman Came To Photograph (Nearly) Every Mural Around Boston

Support the news<p>It was December 2012 and Christine Verret was driving to Boston’s Arnold Arboretum when a wrong turn landed her in Roslindale. As she …

Barack Obama

Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London

TWO NEW MURALS by street artist Banksy have appeared in central London in tribute to Jean-Michel Basquiat ahead of a new exhibition celebrating the …

Street Art