As created by Alex Pardee and Zerofriends, “Moments before Tupac Shakur’s death, he called upon an ancient Voodoo spell to transfer his soul into a cat. For 15 years following his death, this cat was trapped in the pound. Now he has finally been released and is back in the hood.” Video after the jump.
Graffiti artist, photographer, and train-hopping vagabound, Swampy, will be settling into San Francisco’s FIFTY24SF Gallery for a special week-long exhibition/installation titled, In My Room . We have been fans of Swampy’s photography and Flickr account for quite some time, as he captures the train culture in his scenic, and often beautiful photographs.
Casey Jex Smith is a young Bay Area artist who treats his background as a Mormon as a primary source of imagery. He’s said that there’s a lifetime of visual material in the thousand images that the Mormon church has officially approved for use in church matters.
Indian-born, London-based Anish Kapoor didn’t just create a gigantic installation for site-specific Monumenta 2011, which features s 13,500 square-meter hall in the Grand Palais, he is allowing to get right inside his balloon.
There will always be a fascination for the classic Super Mario Bros video game. The 8-bit landmark seems to draw re-interpretations, and here, Andreas Heikaus takes Mario to the streets with an emphasis on the process of matching CG elements into live-action footage.
Eric Elms is not much of a “street artist”. In fact, he’s probably the farthest from that title but has created some great work in spaces viewable from the street.