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Our Towns Brings A Series of New Murals To Basildon – StreetArtNews

BasildON Creative People & Place initiative recently teamed up with ReFRAMED Productions and the two realized Our Towns, an innovative street art initiative that brought a number of large-scale murals to the streets of Basil-don town center in the past few months. With the initiative’s focus on putting the local community at the heart of driving and delivering diverse and engaging projects, this original ...

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Towns turn to public art to address social justice issues

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – A Triangle muralist said she's glad she's finally able to help tell stories that, until now, have been ignored.   What You Need To Know The N.C. Arts Council said many towns have funded works of art by and depicting people of color since last year's protests Chapel Hill's downtown now features murals, window paintings and banners by artists of ...

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Banksy May Have Just Gone on an Art-Making Spree, With Murals and Installations Popping Up Across Five English Coast Towns

Stenciled paintings bearing the trademarks of Banksy have appeared in nearly a half dozen English coastal towns, with potential new works by the street-art legend popping up in Lowestoft, Gorleston, Oulton Broad, Cromer, and Great Yarmouth. “Banksy has clearly been enjoying an East Anglian staycation: these are very sophisticated stencils showing an artist at the top of his game,” Paul Gough, principal and vice chancellor of ...

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Possible Banksy street art appears in English coastal towns | Banksy

Street art that may be the work of the anonymous artist Banksy has appeared in coastal towns in the east of England.Stencil graffiti artworks in the style of other pieces by Banksy have been spotted in Lowestoft in Suffolk, and Gorleston and Great Yarmouth in Norfolk.In Nicholas Everitt Park in Lowestoft, graffiti shows three children standing in a scrap-metal boat that has since been ...

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Gateway art in Los Gatos pays homage to town’s namesake

The Town of Los Gatos gets its name from the mountain lions who roam the foothills. Now, one of the city’s most trafficked entry and exit points will pay further homage to the big cats with a new art installation. The soon-to-be-installed metal sculpture bears the town’s name and depicts a prowling mountain lion perched atop a green peak. Seattle artist Matt Babcock created ...

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