Faunagraphic: Female street artist capturing the elegance and grace of birds

Birds have a particular resonance for street artist Faunagraphic. Her fauna of choice when it comes to painting epic murals, the Sheffield-based street artist, illustrator and designer has become known across the country for her colourful depictions of what she describes as “the smaller creatures which make a bigger difference to our existence than we think”. Focusing predominantly on nature and environmental issues, Faunagraphic’s  graffiti … Continue reading Faunagraphic: Female street artist capturing the elegance and grace of birds

Street Heroines: Documentary celebrates female street artists

Street Heroines is a documentary film that puts the spotlight on female street artists working in an artistic field which has otherwise been known as a “boy’s club”. Chronicling the “courage and creativity of female graffiti and street artists from around the world”, Street Heroines features interviews with trailblazers such as graffiti pioneer Lady Pink and photographer Martha Cooper. Over a period of almost four years, filmmaker Alexandra … Continue reading Street Heroines: Documentary celebrates female street artists

Julieta XLF: Street artist with a signature whimsical style entwined in nature

Spanish street artist Julieta XLF is a dab hand at creating whimsical female figures entwined in nature. Julieta XLF’s colourful and vibrant artworks pay homage to the divine feminine. Her signature murals have featured on walls throughout her native Valencia, Madrid, Italy and France. Julia Silla, aka Julieta XLF, says: “In my work, women are the heroines of their adventures and nature is my muse. Everything … Continue reading Julieta XLF: Street artist with a signature whimsical style entwined in nature