Ron English

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Swoon. Thalassa installation in progress at the Detroit Institute of Art. Detroit, Michigan. (photo © Jaime Rojo) Tyree Guyton
This is a modern version of the multi-mirror funhouse in mural form, and Coney Art Walls is bringing it again.
Of the 10,000 or so images photographer Jaime Rojo took in 2015, here are a selection 140+ of the best images from his travels
The entrepreneurial spirit of a couple of guys, Wayne Rada and Rey Rosa, is luring artists back into Lower Manhattan, if only to paint a mural and help the tourist trade in Little Italy. That is how the L.I.S.A. Project (Little Italy Street Art) began three years ago.
In the middle of an amusement park, these are commissioned works that respond in some way to their environment by 30 or so local and international heavy hitters, and a few new kids on the block, comprising a 40+ year span of expertise.
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Art that has outlived its creator exists beyond the reach of death, and its ultimate purpose may be to preserve the high marks of human consciousness for unborn generations.
I did a huge mural in downtown LA last year and felt very blessed to get a chance to do such a big space. Recently the building buffed over it, and people have asked me how I feel about it.
Last month in Santa Monica, I attended a multiplatform art event sponsored by Audi to promote their new A3. As many friends of this page know, I do not drive a car, so I'm not all that well-equipped to judge, but the car looks really nice.
Now I conjure my eight-year-old self to help me remember what he saw so that I can make it for him: Imagination in return for the skills to render his vision. I call it stealing candy from my inner child.
Unknown Shall I Do It? "I wanted to expand the consumerist story told by advertising into something more honest," English
I have an arsenal of characters that I've developed over the years, and increasingly I use them as personal archetypes to
To begin the process of conquering the mighty beast, the earliest people drew them on the cave walls, dead. This was the
The 2014 L.A. Art Show came and went without a hitch. It was great to see so many people interested and appreciating art as Los Angeles sits on the cusp of becoming a world-class cosmopolitan metropolis due to its creativity and sphere of influence around the globe.
"Of course." "Gregg Shienbaum," he says, making me pull over so he could snap a pic of a CP1. I picked up my friend whom
As many gang members, graffiti writers, and taggers came of age within the spectrum of the '92 Riots, a different type of cultural adaptation began to develop.
Each step in the process is an opportunity to enhance the final product, which is usually a lot more intriguing than the original thought in my head and a lot easier to share. And, not unlike children, paintings have a rich life beyond the easel that is beyond your control.
Dan Armand and Jesse Cory of gallery 323East. The Royal Oak gallery, known for exhibiting both local and international artists
Ron English broke into the art scene as a student in the 1980s, hi-jacking billboards and replacing them with his own work