The Museum of Contemporary Arts of Elvas (MACE) has invited several artists to take part on the exhibition “Museum in ruins” (O Museu em ruínas) and Alexandre Farto aka Vhils and MaisMenos are two of the selected artists to be part of the collection of An
Art-of-Deconstruction Portuguese-born, London-based artist Alexandre Farto, aka Vhils, takes tagging to a new level, detonating explosives behind stenciled plaster to deconstruct his work in deserted urban environments.
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.
Using a slow archaic method of chipping away at surfaces street artist, Vhils, creates striking portraits with meticulous detail only subtle chips can create. This newest work of his is located in Lisbon, Portugal.