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  • “Operation Salam” by ASHEKMAN in Tripoli, Lebanon
    by Bianca Duran on June 2, 2020 at 2:10 pm

    Operation Salam is an independent street art initiative created and curated by ASHEKMAN, where a gigantic word Salam was painted in Arabic calligraphy on 85 building rooftops, a 1.3 Kilometers street art piece that can be seen from space.  Salam, which means Peace in Arabic, means a state of mutual harmony between people or groups, especially […]

  • THE SHOPHOUSE by UNVEIL LIMITED in Tai Hang, Hong Kong
    by StreetArtNews on June 2, 2020 at 6:42 am

    THE SHOPHOUSE is a new exhibition and social space dedicate to people who value quality of life in the quaint neighbourhood of Tai Hang. The Grade III listed pre-WWII ‘tong lau’ offers a total of 4000 square feet gallery space restored from original architectural and interior features, such as the “Shanghai plaster” exterior surface, wrought The […]

  • POW! WOW! Hawaii 2020 Recap Video
    by StreetArtNews on May 30, 2020 at 12:33 pm

    POW! WOW! Hawaii celebrated its 10th anniversary in Hawai‘i in 2020. At this time, it surpassed a total of 50 festivals worldwide. Since its inception in 2010 in Hawai‘i, POW! WOW! has grown into a global network of artists and organizes gallery shows, lecture series, schools for art and music, mural projects, a large creative The post POW! WOW! Hawaii 2020 […]

  • Henry Chram in Huaraz, Perù
    by Christie Bailey on May 30, 2020 at 9:55 am

    Peruvian artist Henry Chram reached us with these beautiful new murals that were just created in the city of Huaraz, the capital of the Ancash Region, North Perù. During his no-stop travelling activity, the muralist has painted delicate and silent portraits of girls hidden by flowers, on the walls of private or abandoned homes. Take The post Henry Chram in Huaraz, […]

  • Watch the Earth Rotate for 24 Hours in an Entrancing Timelapse Centering the Sky
    by Grace Ebert on June 2, 2020 at 8:39 pm

     With a camera peering out over the landscape of Tivoli, Namibia, Bartosz Wojczyński focused on the sky. The Polish photographer created a hypnotic timelapse spanning 24 hours that has a focal point in the atmosphere rather than on the land. Each minute, he snapped a frame that subsequently was looped 60 times to create the final 24-minute version […]

  • From Minneapolis to Syria, Artists Are Honoring George Floyd Through Murals and Public Artworks
    by Grace Ebert on June 2, 2020 at 4:50 pm

    In honor of George Floyd, a Black man murdered by a White police officer in May, artists have been painting murals and sharing messages in what now is a global movement supporting the victim. From Minneapolis to Los Angeles to Syria, the public artworks are drawing attention to the horrific killing, in addition to the larger issue of police perpetrating state-sanctioned […]

  • Six Students Design Solar-Powered Lamps From Collagen, Black Beans, and Agave Plants
    by Grace Ebert on June 1, 2020 at 9:28 pm

    A 2019 study notes that 1.8 million residents of Mexico live without electricity, while some sources say an additional five million have limited access. In an effort to provide affordable, sustainable solar power, six students from the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey have designed lamps that can be constructed easily with materials commonly found throughout […]