DUMBO Walls

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DUMBO Walls, 2013

For DUMBO Walls, Japanese illustrator Yuko Shimizu collaborated with designer Stefan Sagmeister to create corresponding murals where a fierce Octopus and its tentacles form ‘Yes!’ on one side, and a graphic black and white version covers the opposite wall. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals packed within a four-block stretch of DUMBO along the […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Stefan Sagmeister is recognized for his unorthodox, provocative designs that question the designer’s role in society. For DUMBO Walls, Sagmeister partnered with illustrator Yuko Shimizu, creating corresponding murals where a fierce Octopus and its tentacles form ‘Yes!’ on one side, and a graphic black and white version covers the opposite wall. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

MOMO is a post-graffiti artist known for his large scale abstract murals. Working with geometry and homemade tools, MOMO creates brightly colored murals that posses a sense of playfulness and experimentation. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals packed within a four-block stretch of DUMBO along the BQE.

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Craig Anthony Miller’s work has been a part of the DUMBO landscape since his first public mural 2007. Influenced by stained glass and street art, CAM combines images of birds and the Hindu deity Ganesh to convey messages of strength triumphing over despair. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals packed within a […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Faith47’s recent paintings dig into the mysterious unknown, conveying ways of seeing through physical reality to unveil beauty of abandoned spaces. Faith47 was initially recognized for her numerous artworks crossing economic boundaries throughout South Africa, capturing feeling of disillusionment in political structures and in the human condition in her work. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Painter, photographer, sculptor and video maker, the work of DALeast is representative of a new season in street art. He takes from contemporary art a multidisciplinary approach and a critical vision, combining it with the spirit of urban art that plays with architectural elements and perspectives. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Eltono is known for his constructive approach and sensitivity to medium and location. His improvisation in situ of forms and colors helps integrate his work within an already existing balance found in the location he has chosen. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals packed within a four-block stretch of DUMBO along […]

DUMBO Walls, 2013

Shepard Fairey’s Lotus Woman mural encapsulates a number of recurring concerns in the artist’s work, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power. A major artist of the street art movement, Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s through the dispersion of posters, stickers, and murals. Begun in 2012, DUMBO Walls a series of outdoor murals […]