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Lily Brik Is Romantic for Childhood Stories in Barcelona

Catalunya-based illustrator and muralist Lily Brik goes for the romantic, the emotional, and traditional language and imagery in her commercial work as well as on festival walls. Here in Barcelona she returns to some of the familiar fairy tale tropes that many a girl associates with the stories of her childhood. Uncritical in its sentiment, […]

Udane Paints Light and Color, A Guy and His Backpack, for Contorno Urbano

Udane Juaristi (Udatxo) A painter. On the street. Capturing the figure with brush in hand, obligating the gaze, summoning the flesh and texture from the public space, making it personal and private. Udane. “Llum y color”. Contorno Urbano Foundation. 12 + 1 Project. l’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona. May 2018. (photo © Clara Antón) Naturally, it […]

3 Library Rats from XAV for Contorno Urbano 12 + 1

“I was a library rat. Libraries are the mainstays of democracy. The first thing dictators do when taking over a country is close all the libraries, because libraries are full of ideas and differences of opinion, all the things we say we want in a free and open society.” – novelist David Baldacci XAV. “The […]

BSA Film Friday 04.13.18

Our weekly focus on the moving image and art in the streets. And other oddities. Now screening : 1. Street Atelier – Rocco and his Brothers 2. Sam3 and His Troupe of Dancing Statues Pump Up the Jam 3. Valiente Creations – 12 + 1 4. Sue 975 – 12 +1 BSA Special Feature: Street […]

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