New River Wildlife Mural Appears at Palmers Green Station — Inspiring City

A mural depicting a variety of freshwater species has been created at Palmers Green Station in London. From street artist ATM it has been inspired by the nearby New River. The idea was to draw attention to the vast array of life which make up a healthy freshwater habitat. From left to right the mural… New River Wildlife Mural Appears at Palmers Green Station — Inspiring … Continue reading New River Wildlife Mural Appears at Palmers Green Station — Inspiring City

WOM Inspired Street Art Festival in Camberwell — Inspiring City

A street art festival from the Wom Collective took place over the weekend in Camberwell. Called WOM Inspired it combined an art exhibition with live painting and community workshops. The all female collective took over a space on Denmark Hill in Camberwell with the event also coinciding with International women’s day. We last featured the… via WOM Inspired Street Art Festival in Camberwell — Inspiring City Continue reading WOM Inspired Street Art Festival in Camberwell — Inspiring City

Street Art by Cranio Appears in London — Inspiring City

Street art by Brazilian artist Cranio has been appearing in London. The street artist is well known in the city. He’s visited quite a few times now. On each occasion leaving a trail of his artworks for people to find. Known for his blue characters. He paints indigenous people from the Amazon. Often they will… via Street Art by Cranio Appears in London — Inspiring City Continue reading Street Art by Cranio Appears in London — Inspiring City

WOM Collective All Female Paint Jam in the Leake Street Tunnel — Inspiring City

The WOM collective, an all female group of street artists, put on their first paint jam of the year in the Leake Street Tunnel. First formed in August 2019 the collective aims to support local women artists. One of the ways of doing so is to host events such as this one. WOM collective, according… via WOM Collective All Female Paint Jam in the Leake Street … Continue reading WOM Collective All Female Paint Jam in the Leake Street Tunnel — Inspiring City

Murals in Madrid by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada focus on the Amazon — Inspiring City

Two new murals from Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada have appeared in Madrid. The new pieces feature themes of climate change and the fight of indigenous people to save their lands. Gerada choosing once again to use his art in order to draw attention to social issues and the rights of minorities. The murals have in part been… via Murals in Madrid by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada focus on the Amazon … Continue reading Murals in Madrid by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada focus on the Amazon — Inspiring City

Mural by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada in Turin raises awareness of Sustainable Energy — Inspiring City

A mural created to raise awareness of the importance of sustainable energy has been created in Turin. From Barcelona based Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada. It is a piece which, according to the artist, “alludes to the importance of acting now to assure a positive outcome.” Called ‘Promise’ it features the image of a young girl. She is… via Mural by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada in Turin raises awareness of Sustainable … Continue reading Mural by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada in Turin raises awareness of Sustainable Energy — Inspiring City

Mexican Street Artist Sune Nesu visits London — Inspiring City

From the Coacalco district of Mexico, Sune Nesu is an artist inspired by the fantastical creatures of the region. Painting bright coloured combinations of different types of birds and animals. His street art internationally is very much a homage to his home area. Known as Alebrije’s these are colourful symbols of Mexico. A rabbit with… via Mexican Street Artist Sune Nesu visits London — Inspiring City Continue reading Mexican Street Artist Sune Nesu visits London — Inspiring City

Louise McNaught an interview with the fine artist painting the natural world — Inspiring City

“I wanted to do a big blue bee” says Louise. “I’ve done one quite small, but then I’m not sure who would buy a big blue bee.” 1,075 more words via Louise McNaught an interview with the fine artist painting the natural world — Inspiring City Continue reading Louise McNaught an interview with the fine artist painting the natural world — Inspiring City

Karen Francesca, the Craftivist Artist Guerilla Gardening on the Streets of Aberdeen — Inspiring City

We open the boot and out comes compost, a pre made wooden box, a sapling and a couple of pea plants. There on the roadside we assemble our little gardening armoury and we head out to find a spot on which to plant. We are guerilla gardening on the streets of Aberdeen! Karen Francesca is […] via Karen Francesca, the Craftivist Artist Guerilla Gardening on the … Continue reading Karen Francesca, the Craftivist Artist Guerilla Gardening on the Streets of Aberdeen — Inspiring City

Education is Not a Crime campaign creates over 40 murals around the World — Inspiring City

A movie showcasing a Worldwide street art campaign was recently released at the Ritzy cinema in Brixton. Called ‘Education is not a Crime‘ it’s something that we’ve followed for a while here on Inspiring City as murals have kept popping up around the world. Initially aimed at raising awareness of the educational opportunities denied to […] via Education is Not a Crime campaign creates over 40 … Continue reading Education is Not a Crime campaign creates over 40 murals around the World — Inspiring City