These are friggin AWESOME. The detail and accuracy at that scale is utterly remarkable.
Do we take the time to see that this is a part of our renaissance or rather continual naissance? Our birth of the new forms of arts.
These are surely just the same. Arts pushing boundaries and evolving as they must with the time, using anything it can to thrive and stay alive.
These are our generations young new artists doing the same as those artists did then. The rebels, the visionaries the ones who continually surprise us and move us so masterfully forward.
Like the rappers, I believe, our new voice of poetry, not all perhaps, but the great and the bright and even film scores surely our new equivalent classical composers.
Because it did not sound classical or old to them then did it? It was current then, and often groundbreaking even.
Wasnt it, of it’s time, a revolution of the old. Its ancestors natural evolution and progression onwards?
Though it is true that often Art is soberly lead to where the money is In Film most definitely too, that’s where people now get paid to write scores for film and tv. Which is no differently to a king or nobleman commissioning a portrait in the 15 C.
Which undoubtedly has always coloured the freedom of some arts over the centuries.
This is not.
This has no money attached to it, no rules, just Art straight and free from the heart.
And you gotta love that. X
If all art is political, some is definitely more political than others. Calling Donald Trump a ‘pendejo’ seems less political and more a description of reality, regardless of whether you choose to be charitable and read the meaning of pendejo as ‘stupid’, or you prefer probably the more accurate interpretation of ‘asshole’ (it can mean […]
Fabulous Streeet Art from Costa Rica. x
18mar19. Jaco, Costa Rica 🇨🇷
These pictures are not from a trip or journey… I used to live in this wonderful city in 2016. I have enjoyed getting lost in its street, always head up, in contemplation of its art and history… in this case it’s graffiti!