The Wrinkles of the City - La Havana
In May 2012, JR collaborates with Cuban-American artist José Parlá on the latest iteration of The Wrinkles of the City: a huge mural installation in Havana, undertaken for the Havana Biennale, for whi
JR wants to change the world
JR is the perfect example of my definition of creativity. He has no plan, he does things, he follows his instinct and this is where it leads: he changes the world. The power of images, the media change, the strength of emotions ... all of this is reflected in his creations. I always feel that I do not have to present an artist like him, but it seems that it is not as famous as the people he meets regularly (U2 with whom he shared a few hours studio; Robert De Niro, with whom he regularly…
JR wheatpastes massive portraits on the walls of Havana
JR, an artist whose workspace has been described as 'the biggest gallery in the world', has developed one of the most distinctive personas in the contempor
Top Ten Street Art Images from Hang-Up Pictures. | News | Hang-Up Gallery
At Hang-Up we celebrate all forms of street art and most days will share a picture with our 3000+ followers on Facebook . Last week we decided to see which o...
JR İstanbul'da: Şehrin Kırışıklıkları
Dünyayı sanat yoluyla değiştirmeyi dilediği Inside Out Project isimli çalışmasından bu yana hayranlıkla takip ettiğimiz Fransız sokak sanatçısı JR, Berlin'den Şangay'a kadar çeşitli şehirlerde gerçekleştirdiği Şehrin Kırışıklıkları (Wrinkles of the City) projesi için bir haftayı aşkın bir süredir İstanbul'da.
The Wrinkles of the City - Los Angeles
Los Angeles is quite a new city, the second largest in the United States. Following Cartagena and Shanghai, JR wants to bring his Wrinkles of the City project to Los Angeles in 2011. This time, the pu
JR – ‘The Wrinkles of the City’ L.A. – art pack
French photographer, street artist and activist JR (who we featured in our latest issue) has been on a whirlwind tour of Los Angeles this past week as a