RVCA presents the 8th annual Manifesto Festival art show. This time around the show features a ton of amazing components including the legendary Los Angeles based tattoo and graffiti artist Mister Cartoon. The art show which begins at 7pm this Thursday, September 18th at the Steamwhistle Brewery features the infamous artist himself among 20+ other Canadian artists and DJs. The show will also include a low rider showcase, live painting and live tattooing.
Postcards for Ants is an ongoing painting project by Cape Town artist Lorraine Loots. The project is a 365 day project where Loots has been creating miniature paintings every day since January 1, 2013. The artist works with in mixed media to render incredibly detailed paintings about the size of a quarter. Tons of images and video after the click.
The Fresh Paint Gallery and the cultural center of Montreal North has teamed to for a collaboration exhibition where the forecourt of cultural center will be completely refurbished by a number artists being part of the exhibition. Artists such as Isaac Holland, MonstR, HoarKor, Adida Fallen Angel, MissMe, Carolina Espinosa, Gawd, Mc Baldassari and former interviewee Mister XRay will be given a chance to transform a space for viewers to see. The show runs until September 19th so use this last week to get over there. Attached is the flyer (in French) with a translation below.
Illustrator Andy Gellenberg has created an brilliant portrait series consisting athletes such as Paul Rodriguez, James Lebron and Tiger Woods using nothing more than the logo of their sponsor – NIKE. The extreme attention to detail and careful use of color and positioning myriad NIKE swooshes make up the faces of the icons.