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the misreading of Brown Mary, Black Jesus mural

In late November 2016, Cedar Rapids’ The Gazette printed a story about a muralist and his Brown Mary, Black Jesus.  In fact, that was the headline hook.  939 more words

The Art Evangelist

paint on grass? go huge

You gotta love the Swiss.  This biodegradable art mural is the largest painting on grass, ever.  The reclining shepherd smoking a pipe was created using nothing but water, flour, linseed oil and pigment — all natural products intended to fade and wash away as the grass grows and rain falls.  125 more words

agra-ffiti: street art goes rural

Silage bales are just gorgeous just on their own.  In Ireland, Artist Kev Largey converted a plastic covered pyramid of them by taking his street graffiti skills to the rural field, an art form we’re coining as “agra-ffiti”. 166 more words

AFRICA IS EVERYWHERE: Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat was an influential American artist who achieved fame in the late 1970s and early 1980s, credited with bringing graffiti to the fine art world of painting alongside… 457 more words