Funny and Creative Street Art is Popping Up Everywhere

Funny and Creative Street Art is Popping Up Everywhere

We love the “outside the box” thinking!!  Everywhere you look could be an inspiration for a street art installation.  We put together a collection of cool and creative street art for your enjoyment.  It goes to show that the city is probably the best canvas! Every wall, fence or column could be turned into an art piece.  Perhaps this will inspire you to do your own street art project […]

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Bordalo II reinvents street art, recycled art and urban art all in one

Bordalo II reinvents street art, recycled art and urban art all in one

Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo, aka Bordalo II, finds his inspiration by rifling through Lisbon’s garbage and trash. Where others might see plastic containers, dented car parts, broken crates and leftover tires, Bordalo sees ideal materials to incorporate into his artwork. His creations, located throughout the city, are composed of trash and recycled materials, which he spray-paints and molds into new forms, transforming heaps of garbage into […]

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Banksy leaves mural on Bristol school

Banksy leaves mural on Bristol school

The street artist Banksy has spray-painted a primary school playground wall after the pupils voted to rename one of their school buildings after him.  This was Banksy’s way of thanking them.  He also left a note, where he stated, “remember it’s always easier to get forgiveness than permission.” The anonymous artist’s career began in Bristol, where this particular primary school is, and has made quite […]

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Can Street Art Increase Property Values?

Can Street Art Increase Property Values?

The Beauty and Potential Value of Street Art Is it possible to increase your resale value of your home if a well-known or famous piece of street art is close to your home? Can Street Art Help Increase a Neighborhood’s Property Values? One poster child for the idea that art can transform a neighborhood is Greenwich Village in New York. Once a bohemian enclave, its […]

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