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JR and Liu Bolin Behind the Creative Process

Posted in Art, Film & Video with tags , , , on April 4, 2012 by wallkandy


In a pretty interesting get together, French artist JR has teamed up with Chinese artist Liu Bolin on a collaborative artwork in New York City. JR is known for his beautiful large scale works around the globe, while Liu Bolin is known for making himself disappear or make invisible on interesting backgrounds.

(Via Highsociety) Photo Sabeth718



JR – Unframed

Posted in Art, News, Shows, Events & Venues with tags , , on September 7, 2010 by wallkandy

Words of the Images Festival Site – Unframed is a new urban project created for the city of Vevey, co-produced by the Images festival and the Musée de l’Elysée in Lausanne. It is a first in the career of JR: he has immersed himself in the collections of the Musée de l’Elysée.

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JR ‘Women are Heroes’ Scandinavian Premier

Posted in Art, Film & Video with tags , , on September 1, 2010 by wallkandy

Well done to Nuart for securing the Scandinavian premier of JRs film ‘Women are Heroes’ for this years event.

LAzarides ‘EuroTrash’ – Gallery Photos

Posted in Shows, Events & Venues with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 14, 2010 by wallkandy

After spending a hectic week out in Los Angeles documenting the set-up of LAzarides EuroTrash show both inside the gallery and out on the streets, I realised tonight that I hadn’t yet posted anything about the finished show, mostly due to a combination of jet-lag and there being so much work to do in the gallery to get the show ready for the opening that evening, I simply didn’t have enough time to take pictures before the crowds arrived.

More images and details after the jump.

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EuroTrash Work in Progress Day 2

Posted in Art, News, Shows, Events & Venues with tags , , , , , , , , on June 5, 2010 by wallkandy

I’ve been a little quiet on the blog for the last couple of days due to travel but now Wallkandy is in Los Angeles to visit friends and also document the next installment of LAzarides coming together.

Vhils is working hard in the gallery space right now & Conor Harrington will be doing a wall in fixed wheel central later today.

Here are a few teaser of the space & work so far with more after the jump & check back tomorrow for how the outside walls are doing.

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JR & Vhils finish their LA Walls

Posted in Shows, Events & Venues, Street Art with tags , , , , , on June 2, 2010 by wallkandy

JR and Vhils have been working in LA for the last few days & here we see the result of their labours.

JR & Vhils Work in Progress

Posted in Art with tags , , , , , , , on May 28, 2010 by wallkandy

Vhils and JR are in Los Angeles & well under way decorating some pretty huge walls with their trademark styles.  It’s great to see these two artists collaborating on this scale.

Many more images after the Jump.

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