Tag: art

Neil Dawson's Horizons changes radically depending on which way you look at it
New Zealand

Gibbs Farm Sculpture Park, Auckland

Gibbs Farm is an artistic experiment in the use of the landscape to influence and display large-scale works of art. It’s set against the backdrop of the Kaipara Harbour and is owned by entrepreneur and arts philanthropist, Alan Gibbs. Of the 19 works on display, three dominate the park: Neil […]

Muraleando – the artistic Cuban neighbourhood
Cuba

Muraleando – the artistic Cuban neighbourhood

Muraleando After days of Central Havana, it was time to visit somewhere less tourist-centred and more real. While Darren went exploring Playa Larga, Gaby (a friend from the tour) and I decided to go and visit Muraleando, the artistic neighborhood of the Cuban capital. We took a taxi to go […]

Santiago, Chile – street art
Chile

Santiago, Chile – street art

Santiago has a lot of street art and a lot of Jesus. Everywhere you look there’s either graffiti or a Christian statue. Chilean street art From simple tagging to full-blown murals, Santiago’s colourful walls are mesmerising. There are paintings everywhere of a stupendously high quality, and even if they’re not […]