Contorno Urbano is pleased to present their latest instalment of the Project 12+1 in Barcelona, this time around featuring Axe Colours who recently completed an awesome new portrait and figure based mural for their edition of the project. More information and images after the jump!
Tamara Djurovic, better known by her pseudonym Hyuro is an artist who was born in Argentina and is based in Spain who creates brilliant fine art and street work. Hyuro says about here work that it is: “intimate and very personal. Her universe, disturbing and seductive. Her language is honest and forthcoming. Her head are her hands and her paintings a gift for the streets of the city.” Take a look at a selection of beautiful murals she recently created.
In June 2016, Guido van Helten travelled to Laguardia (Spain) and starts his beautiful project at Solar de Samaniego‘s winery. Guido Van Helten’s artistic intervention in Laguardia is his first work in Spain. It is the result of his interpretation of our project Beber Entre Líneas (Drink Between the Lines), the fusion between literature and the culture of wine.
The project is inspired by the vineyard La Escobosa, that back in the 18th century belonged to the renowned Spanish writer Félix María de Samaniego. Video directed, shot and edited by Edgar Lledó along with other flicks after the jump!
Jon Ander Garcia is a fine artist born in 1989 in Santurtzi and currently lives and works in Bilbao. Garcia received BA of Fine Art at Faculty of Fine Art, University of the Basque Country, Spain in 2015 and is currently Currently pursuing MA in Art Research and Creation. Faculty of Fine Art, University of the Basque Country, Spain. Garcia creates incredible mixed media sculpture work that resemble something for the future.
Reskate Arts & Crafts is a workshop and graphic arts studio from Barcelona that creates handmade, artesanal projects. Members Maria Lopez (1980) and Javier de Riba (1985) – both graphic designers and illustrators from Donostia-San Sebastián and Barcelona respectively – are primarily dedicated to projects which include graphic design, illustration, installations, and murals.
As Reskate Arts & Crafts, Maria and Javier provide graphic services using their distinctive handmade techniques, making use of the means and materials they have within reach. As an artistic collective, they place emphasis on the materials they choose in order to make the most of their expressive capabilities. They firmly believe that the materials and techniques used must never be gratuitous or excessive, and must operate only as a vessel to convey and amplify the underlying message.
BLOOP International Proactive Art Festival is legion. One more time, this free celebration dedicated to people and arts spread across the party island, Ibiza. The 2016 edition showcased more than 20 murals (of which 6 were new) called the OpenAir.Gallery, 7 interdisciplinary expositions, workshops for children, almost daily sunset music sessions, guerilla video mappings, an open air poster exposition, installation bombings, sculptures, an outdoor food court, and more. All activities were curated by one single denominator “ART IS FOR EVERYBODY”. More images and information after the jump!