Derry, Northern Ireland

“The Petrol Bomber” by The Bogside Artists in Derry, Northern Ireland

Sometimes murals are purely artistic, other times they have more social content talking about historical and political happenings. It is the case of Bogside neighborhood in Derry, Northern Ireland, where 12 murals stand out showing the period known as “The Troubles”, one of the darkest moments of the conflict between Irish nationalists and unionists. InContinue reading

Italy, Naples

“Tieneme ca te tengo” by Jerico in Rione Sanità, Naples

Just revealed a new mural in Rione Sanità, Naples, made by Jerico Cabrera Carandang, street artist born in Philippines and based in Rome. Jerico’s style is fascinating and steadly mutating, working on fragmented faces and shattered expressions, souls of a screaming existance. He started to investigate the nature painted as plants, using cold colours, allegoryContinue reading