Bortusk Leer: Crazy, colourful monsters hanging out on the streets!
Rina Park: A colourful, abstract scribble-fest!
Joakim Stampe: Stone paintings that fade with the weather! Living and working in Sweden, Joakim Stampe specialises not only in sustainable street art, but also in performance art. Here though I am only going to focus on the street art aspect of his work as this is what intrigued me the most when I came across him … Continue reading COSMO LOVES: Joakim Stampe
CBA: Abstract art with fun and flair and vibrance and whatever other words describe brightly coloured magic!
Marie Aschehoug-Clauteaux: Colourful faces in unlikely places! My love for chalk artists is becoming a bit of a 'thing'; there's just something about the impermanence of the work that I fall in love with! I guess as an urban art lover you do have to get used to, or at least, tolerate that aspect of the … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Marie Aschehoug-Clauteaux
I've featured a few artists now in this Cosmo Loves series, one of my recent ones being Lex Zooz. Now I found out about Lex Zooz through a friend who saw Lex's work in the background of a photo of Ami at work. In fact, it was this one in particular (I love this photo, by the … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Ami
Walking through the streets of Paris at midnight some time this year, I kept seeing what looked like a boob on various walls. Hidden in really random locations and normally quite high up, they seemed to be everywhere. However, as I do a lot of street art searching at night I couldn't quite confirm whether it … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Intra Larue
Mat Thieu is one of my latest favourite finds... what could be better than a French street artist creating chalk art all over Paris? Mat Thieu draws huge, detailed chalk faces all over Paris. He mainly draws in white chalk, though some pieces (like the one below) have used colour too, which I think is a great … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Mat Thieu
So pretty. Must... stop... looking! Sometimes you're totally ready for bed, looking forward to finally lying down and stopping writing after a solid 6 hours of doing so... and then your friend tags you in something and that's it. You're awake, you're inspired and the mere thought of going to bed is like, hell no. … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Lex Zooz
He is known for his bright and bold murals, and he says he is, "always looking for new ideas that defeat traditional art" - which is why his work 'is full of new colours, combined styles and new concepts'. What I really love about his work is that the person walking past is suddenly exposed … Continue reading Cosmo Loves: Martin Ron