Street Art in Craiova, South-Western Romania

In the past years, Craiova, one of the bigger cities of the historical region called Oltenia*, has experienced a major process of revitalization of its historical centre. As a part of this process, the renovation of the old houses was conceived along with the creation of new urban spaces centred on murals and statues that…

Street Art in Fayetteville, North Western Arkansas, USA

Street art, public art, as it has been coined lately, is a concept that undoubtedly inherited the view of the early twentieth century Avant-garde artists according to which the place of art is not necessarily in a museum, and the physical form of art is not necessarily the canvass or the brush. The example of…

Modern Sculpture in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA (the example of Hank Kaminsky)

  My sculptures these days are little poems about the nature of god and the peace that comes from knowing that no matter how scattered or chaotic our understanding we are still connected to greater truths. (Hank Kaminsky, http://hankkaminsky.com ) Hank Kaminsky is an artist with a background in engineering whose work of art reflect…

Street Art that Builds Up Care for the Environment (Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA)

In a previous article we were mentioning the Green Candy Art Action, the project meant to bring into discussion the relation of the artist with the environment. Many of the artistic manifestations of that project questioned the frail boundary between art and waste. As the logo of one of the artists involved in the project…

Funky Things for Funky People in Funky Places: Fayetteville (Arkansas) as an Artistic Hub

Fayetteville, a city in North-Western Arkansas, USA, seat of the University of Arkansas since its establishment (i.e. in the second half of the nineteenth century), is a small town abounding in scenic landscapes, given the vicinity with the Boston Mountains. In Fayetteville, people of free spirit get together making a community where living and art…