I have been to Lisbon numerous times but there is still so much I haven’t seen or done. With the city rapidly changing and new bars, shops and sights (re)opening all the time, my Lisbon bucket list grows longer by the week. Every time I’m in Lisbon I try to cross some things off that list… Read More Lisbon. 10 new spots to try.
A few street art snaps from my visit in May. Here’s the recap of the first weekend and here’s the second weekends recap.
Most of the murals in Downtown West Palm Beach were created for CANVAS WPB – an outdoor museum show in 2015. On their website you can find a map that lists all artists and locations. The mural pictured above is by 2alas. I had never seen an artwork of the Miami-based duo before but I… Read More Florida. Murals in Downtown West Palm Beach.
I’ve been following Wrdsmth on Instagram since about two years and I just love his art: it’s sometimes cute, sometimes funny but most of the time inspirational and uplifting and can be found all over Los Angeles. For Canvas WPB 2015 he left his mark in Downtown West Palm Beach – so while I was visiting South… Read More Florida. Streetart by WRDSMTH in Downtown West Palm Beach.
At the beginnig of March I spent one week in South Florida visiting a good friend of mine who moved there a couple of years ago. I got super cheap flights (300 € return!) with Jetairfly from Brussels to Miami. On my first full day there we visited the beautiful Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach where we saw all… Read More Recap. A week in South Florida.
Most of the murals in Little Italy and surrounding neighborhoods are curated by The L.I.S.A. Project; a “non-profit organization bringing together a diverse group of street artists to historic Mulberry Street in the Little Italy neighborhood of New York City to create Manhattan’s first and only mural district”. More information here: lisaprojectnyc.org
The mural on the corner of East Houston Street and Bowery is one of the places I always visit when I’m in NYC. In previous years I’ve seen murals by Retna, Lady Aiko, Maya Hayuk and Barry McGee. I was disappointed to read the the mural was temporary removed due to a construction site nearby, but… Read More NYC. The Bowery Mural by Ron English.
In honour of Valentine’s Day tomorrow here’s a collection of all love-themed posts on BCBL: The Corner of Love on Licoln Boulevard in Venice Beach. The Brooklyn Love Building on Fulton Street in Downtown Brooklyn. LisbonLovers – my favourite souvenier shop in Lisbon on Rua Dom Pedro. The love padlocks on Hohenzollern Bridge in Cologne,… Read More BCBL. LOVE. Happy Valentines Day!
Portuguese street Artist Alexandre Farto aka Vhils is well known for his large works of faces carved into walls. I came across his art twice before: in Berlin and in Venice Beach. Since July the Fundacao edp is showing his artworks at the Museu da Electricidade in Lisbons neighborhood Belém. The exhibit – titled “Dissecção/Dissection”- runs until 5th… Read More Lisbon. The Vhils exhibit “Dissecção/Dissection” at the Museum of Electricity.