I lost a day along the way

Studio Art Supplies garage door on Crummer Road.  The door was painted a few years ago, but I like how the stickered rubbish bins compliment (or is it complement?) the aesthetic.

Aretha’s on the Rock Shop wall

On K Road. Street artist Paul Walsh commemorates the Queen of Soul. He calls his style, ‘pop surrealism’ and also paints utility boxes around the city: In a city where there are huge billboards and advertisements and hoardings – there is a lot of public space which is colonised by commerce, and it’s nice to…

Holy Family

I guess the Holy Family’s got to get trekking early if they’re going to make it from Auckland to Bethlehem by Christmas.  Spotted on Great North Road in Grey Lynn.

Utsira: Norway’s smallest municipality is big on street art

I just found out about Utsira via Brooklyn Street Art.  A tiny island off the western coast of Norway, they really like their street art. Artists come from all over to add to the collection they’ve got going. Check out the video below for a sampler.