Posts tagged "Athens"
Mural Update Simek

Mural Update Simek

Here is a set of recent walls from Simek painted in Greece. The first wall painted in an abandoned building Simek utilizes the existing wallpaper on the wall to create a nice contrast to his geometric piece. The second wall also utilizes the surface of the wall creating a weathered mural that seems to have...
Mural Update INO "Creasing"

Mural Update INO “Creasing”

We first saw INO’s recent mural featured in a New York Times article about the artist’s work. “Creasing” was painted on the Onassis Cultural Center. They invited Greek artist iNO to decorate the exterior wall of their building, in the occasion of “No Respect” exhibition, focused on public contemporary forms of art in Athens. It...
Mural Update INO "System of a Fraud"

Mural Update INO “System of a Fraud”

INO just painted this new mural “System of a Fraud” in Athens Greece. The mural in the artists words “The two sides of the corrupted contemporary Greek system collapsing. Depicting Solon the Ancient Greek lawmaker and founder of Athenian Democracy.” An impressive mural from INO. GF November 2013 By: iNO – www.ino.net Spray Paint &...
Walls Update Matt W. Moore

Walls Update Matt W. Moore

. Matt W. Moore has been one busy man, not only with his numerous design projects and Murals MWM has also been traveling to cities such as Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, Athens, London, Vienna to paint a letter based series of walls. Taking a page from his history and graffiti background the artist has found his...
New Walls from Blaqk

New Walls from Blaqk

Here are some recent walls from the Duo Blaqk from Athens Greece. The duo which consists of Simek and Greg Papagrigoriou is able to take the decaying scenery in which the installations are painted, and add their mixture of typography and geometry. In these recent walls Blaqk has replaced the font with rough marks. Prehistoric...
Simek Greg Papagrigoriou and Litll New wall

Simek Greg Papagrigoriou and Litll New wall

New installation from Greek Artists Simek, Greg Papagrigoriou, and LitLL. I could only imagine walking in on this installation how it sits, a black and white piece on an abandoned wall. There are walls in abandoned areas like this one that can show us what can be done. This is an example artists not only...
Artist Feature Greg Papagrigoriou

Artist Feature Greg Papagrigoriou

Greg Papagrigoriou and Simek   Greg Papagrigoriou and Simek   Greg Papagrigoriou is an Artist relatively new to the wall painting scene. You wouldn’t be able to tell by looking at his most recent group of work. Greg approaches walls with the traditional graffiti subject, letters and type. The difference is clear though as his...
Mint One Greece

Mint One Greece

I stumbled across a picture on Flickr of an Artists work from Greece Mint One, and was blown away. I had never seen any of his work but it struck a chord with me personally. It reminded me of how even as it seems a world apart similar aesthetics still resonate deeply in artists, and...