Date Stamp Paintings by Federico Pietrella. Take a glance and you'd think you were looking at a sizeable monochrome photograph, but a closer examination reveals Pietrella's distinctive, and rather fascinating, technique of using an everyday rubber date stamp as his apparatus.
Portuguese artist, Alexandre Farto aka Vhils takes street art to a deeper level with his deconstructed street portraits. He creates striking multi-textural faces in decaying brick walls by meticulously chipping away at the wall’s weathered layers. Vhils brilliant work ranges from paper, wood, metal and billboards and can be seen in galleries and streets around the world.
Artist Scott Fife constructs the heads of pop culture icons, historical figures, and animals using archival cardboard, drywall screws, and glue. I like the physical nature of building the sculpture–it seems very old-fashioned and traditional. The idea of the material itself–it’s friendly, flexible,