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Never one to shy away from controversy, the world’s most famous graffiti artist, the anonymous Banksy has found himself in the spotlight yet again. His works, which sometimes still appear…

The city of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada, has a new, stunning mural by the American street artist and activist Shepard Fairey. Covering 10,000 feet and as high as twenty stories,

An estimated 225,000 works were commissioned during the depression era under president Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal and the Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project (WPA), a…

His murals have graced walls from Paris to Israel and Ellis Island. Now the world-renowned muralist JR has left his mark on San Francisco for the first time. Drawing inspiration from Diego Rivera’…

 

“All art is propaganda,” observed Diego Rivera. “The only difference is the kind of propaganda.” Rivera saw the mural as a medium for democratic expression. As part of Sotheby’s Most…

French-Tunisian artist eL Seed released his first book project, Perception, earlier this month. The book, in limited edition of 500, is…

Two hundred years after Audubon traveled across America, tracking native bird species for his magnum opus, The Birds of America (1827–39), Italian artist Hitnes has retraced Audubon's…