In Paris, the landmark district "La Défense" with its skyscrapers and the monumental Grande Arche building can be seen from almost anywhere in the city, similar to the Eiffel tower. It's mostly a business ... more »
Paris is one of Europe's hotspots for emerging street art. French artist Invader startet to place his Space Invaders in Paris around 1998. In the following years, Space Invaders appeared all over the world, ... more »
The city of Venice and its bay are among my favorite places. I love going there in winter, when persistent fog, high tide and abandoned canals offer a rough yet unique and authentic experience. Venice ... more »
In the heart of Tuscany, Italy lies a small village called Collodi. It happened to be the birthplace of Carlo Lorenzini’s mother. Carlo himself spent a major part of his childhood there and later became ... more »
Tucked away behind some regular, old and venerable Venetian houses, not far away from the jetty and the sea on one side and to Arsenale on the other side lies a different sort of Venetian building. It ... more »
The word "tag", at least in the way we mostly use it today, has actually been "invented" by graffiti and street artists. It's something like the signature of the artist, a short graphical logo to credit ... more »
Albin Ray was in the neighbourhood.
Actually quite some time ago but I've never taken a picture of this, so far.
I just love this artist's handwriting and poetic statements in urban chaos.
Albin ... more »
In Moscow the other day, I happened to come across this lovely view in a kind of backyard of the famous Tretyakov Gallery. I found this next to garbage bins and other former art pieces...
We actually ... more »