It’s been a long time since we’ve seen any new work from the mysterious Banksy. The street artist recently took to his website to unveil his latest piece, “Better Out Than In”. The stencil is located in Los Angeles and utilizes the natural surroundings to depict a graffiti artist throwing up flowers. Hopefully this is just a preview of a larger project to come.
Artist Sean Williams created these typographic portraits of artists using lyrics from their well-known songs. The portraits feature the likes of Jay-Z, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, and one of those kids from One Direction. These portraits were originally created for an exhibit called “Hip Hop Type”.
Artist Cory Stevens combined his love for photography, digital design, and architecture when he created these architectural compositions. He layered architectural photographs to resemble the images found in Kaleidoscopes. Stevens’ used both modern and historical architecture when creating these works.
Artist Fong Qi Wei is responsible for creating these beautiful time-lapse collages. He takes a series of photos over a 2-4 hour period and later splices the images together to create these layered landscapes. He usually takes the pictures at sunrise or sunset when the sky changes dramatically in color. The resulting images are impressive to say the least.
Photographer Adrian Skenderovic captured pictures of neglected basketball hoops as he traveled around the world. Some of the hoops are in better shape than others, and some are barely usable. Regardless of their condition, the basketball hoops were still an essential part of the local community Adrian visited. Head over to Adrian’s website for more info on the project.
Polish artist Pawel Piotrowski is the genius behind the Sandwich Book. The book contains no words, just pages that look like ingredients you might find on a typical sandwich. The front and back covers serve as the bread and the inside makes up the toppings including onions, cheese, lettuce, and more.
Reverse Graffiti is a new form of street art where artists clean away dirt and grime from dirty walls, signs, and cars to create temporary works of art. This technique is gaining popularity fast as artists are starting to use stencils to create more complex pieces.