Portugal is known for many things, from spectacular landscapes to beautiful beaches, fairytale-like castles, and delicious cuisines. However, there is one experience that many people who visit this magnificent country are yet to discover – street art.
Portugal is like paradise for street art lovers, with several talented street artists donning the streets of various cities and towns with beautiful art pieces that will take your breath away.
If you are considering visiting Portugal, a street art tour is a great way to explore this Mediterranean jewel. There are several street art destinations to explore, which are located across the country. To enjoy the best out of your street art tour, I would recommend exploring these destinations on a campervan tour. Continue reading Highlights from My Street Art Tour of Portugal
When it comes to art, most people only focus on the images, but there is more to it than just the images created by the artist. An art piece only becomes a masterpiece after it is displayed and shared with the audience. The printing and mounting materials used thus plays an important artistic role – that of improving the artistic expression of an artist.
On top of that, the material helps to preserve the art piece, which, in turn, improves the value of an artist’s work. As a result, it is important to carefully consider the materials you are going to use when looking to display your work. Continue reading My Recommended Art Printing and Mounting Materials
We can see several graffiti writings and paintings on the streets around us which depict different notions. It has recently gained popularity as a part of the hip-hop culture.
Graffiti was earlier seen was vandalism and people caught drawing on public or private walls were punished. The current trends have changed and it is seen as an art form with great artists doing wonderful graffiti works. Continue reading Graffiti In Space: Who will be the First?
Whether you love, hate, or admire him, there is no denying that the anonymous street artist known as Banksy is one of the most influential artists in the world today. However, his success is as much due to his art as it is to the clever way in which he has manipulated the media over the past 15 years or so.
Nonetheless, Banksy has made an indelible mark on the world, andregardless of his artistic talent (or the lack thereof), there is almost nothing known about the artist(s) known as Banksy. In this list, we present you with some more things about Banksy that you may, or may not have known about Banksy, street artist extraordinaire. Continue reading 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Banksy
Here are a bunch of resources pulled together when listing quotations about artists and designers that inspired our group, I guess I will be adding more to this list when more artists die.
Continue reading Dead Artist Quotes