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Fintan Magee


Fintan Magee in Aberdeen, Scotalnd - Photo by Ian Cox

Australian Artist Fintan Magee was part of the 11 artists that participated in the first edition of Nuart Aberdeen festival, which took place from Friday 14 – Sunday 16 April. Nuart Aberdeen was brought to you by the team behind Stavanger’s internationally renowned Nuart Festival and developed in collaboration with Aberdeen Inspired and Aberdeen City Council. …

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Inspired by Syrian children confined to refugee camps in Jordan, Fintan Magee painted “The  Exile”, a mural of a girl he worked with in a painting project. Alongside a fading reflection of her past life she gazes into a future that is unknown. This mural was curated by aptART – Awareness & Prevention Through Art. …

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Hyuro just wrapped up her busy summer long painting tour across Europe with the brilliant mural entitled ‘Una donna libera’ (a free woman) for Festiwall in Ragusa, Sicily. About the Mural Hyuro said: ¨This wall pays tribute to Maria Ochipinti ( 1921-1996 ) militant pacifist, anarchist, feminist, a woman who can be´hardly labeled, recorded in …

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As a part of the Mural Social Club Festival that is taking place in Ukraine a renowned Greek artist Fikos Antonios decorated a 16-floor high building in Kiev with the world’s biggest Byzantine painting. The name of the artwork is “Earth and Sky”.  “People you see are the personifications of the earth and the sky. …

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ArtUnitedUs kicks off their 2-year project with Rustam QBic‘s ‘Labyrinth’ in Kiev, Ukraine. The mural depicts a character wearing a crown shaped like a labyrinth over his head who, guided by scarab beetle compass, tries to find a way out of a massive maze of life challenges. The mural reflects on the meaning of this journey, a journey we …

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Fintan Magee ‘Man Bites Dog’ Originally installed in an abandoned warehouse in Sydney’s Alexandria, Magee painted the detailed mural at the centre of the work before ceremoniously burning a life-sized wire sculpture filled with copies of The Daily Telegraph newspaper, filming the process to create a mesmeric video installation that will be exhibited as part …

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Calle 13 – Proyecto de Arte MultiViral “Multiviralizyng Art” is a project organized by the band Calle 13, an urban alternative band founded in Puerto Rico in 2005 by René Pérez Joglar (“Residente”) and Eduardo Cabra Martínez (“Visitante”). This is by far the best urban music band of the island. The band has won a total …

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Born in Lismore NSW (Australia), Fintan Magee moved to Brisbane as a child and began drawing shortly after. In his early teens, he was exposed to Brisbane’s graffiti culture, and began to scrawl his name across the city with large vibrant letter forms. Moving away from traditional graffiti in recent years, his guerilla murals often …

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Neon Golden – Hong Kong

Neon Golden – Hong Kong From The Hours In September 2013, Australian based creative group The Hours curated an exhibition at Above Second Gallery in Hong Kong’s Central and Western District. Titled ‘Neon Golden’, the exhibition featured new works on paper by a collective of world class contemporary, street and graffiti artists who all share …

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SOFLES | LIMITLESS from Selina Miles Instagram: @sofles @selinamiles @drapl @fintan_magee @butchdaddy @ironlak www.facebook.com/ironlak Shot/Cut: Selina Miles. Art by Sofles, Fintan Magee, Treas, Quench. Soundtrack by DJ Butcher (track-listing below). www.sofles.com www.ironlak.com www.selinamiles.com www.facebook.com/fintanmageeart DJ Butcher track-listing: 1. Get Busy Pt. 2; 2. Cocaine; featuring vocals from Stick Figure’s ‘Ring the Alarm’. 3. All in …

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