I am absolutely loving the paintings of Conor Harrington. Living somewhere between street art and more “traditional” painting, Harrington’s artwork combines character and controlled styles from the 17th-18th centuries with vibrant color and free-flowing movement found in the street art of today.
Martin Heuwold aka MEGX, has a knack for transforming uninteresting or abandoned urban structures into something spectacular. First up are some installations where MEGX transforms vacant storefronts into an expression on the opposite nature of vacant (dead) and occupied (living) storefronts.
Here are some beautiful, energetic illustrations by Evgeny Parfenov. You may have seen his work before in magazines like Wired, Rolling Stone or Newsweek. Parfenov uses vivid shapes and sometimes bold, energetic line to illustrate his subject.