A very exciting #InternationalMuralByMail update from @truealevtina in Ukraine: Alevtina is working on a personal timeline of the war in Ukraine based on the experiences of herself and her late mother, and sent us this preview... #Ukraine #international #Collaboration
Some more exciting images from our #InternationalMuralByMail exchange with Sun Mu, the North Korean defector! sunmuart.com #NorthKorea #international #collaboration
#InternationalMuralByMail interview up now with Mwamba Chikwemba, our collaborator in Zambia! Here’s Mwamba talking about learning to work big—really big! Full interview at https://youtu.be/Oy4uuQfyI6A #International #collaboration #WorkBig #mural
The amazing Joanne Radmilovich Kollman @joannekollman working away at our first drawing for Nasantsengel Enkhtaivan in Mongolia for the #InternationalMuralByMail. This should be a really interesting collaboration! #international #collaboration #waves #Mongolia
Check out our #InternationalMuralByMail interview with Mwamba Chikwemba, our collaborator in Zambia! Here’s Mwamba talking about the women depicted in her paintings. Full interview at https://youtu.be/Oy4uuQfyI6A #International #collaboration #colors #women #strength
Our #InternationalMuralByMail collaboration with Kaoru Shibuta @shibuta_arts in Japan takes a turn into the three-dimensional! Alexander Calder, anyone? Check out the history of the exchange https://www.elisabethjones.art/int.../category/kaoru-shibuta #abstract #mobile #Calder #AlexanderCalder #wireframe #bright
Work in progress in the studio of Sun Mu, a North Korean defector working on the #InternationalMuralByMail! This first work is "about the division of the Korean peninsula and about peace"--we're looking forward to working on it! #international #collaboration #Korea #peace
Also meet Mel Xu @melkywayart , a queer Chinese American artist/activist from Queens, NY, working on the @InternationalMuralByMail! They hope for a grounded reality for the future of all people, including queer folks, immigrants, artists, Black people, Indigenous people, Latinx folks, refugees, and womxn. Mel has been working on our exchange with the @aravaniartproject in India!
Mel is inspired by the revolutionary movements all over the world, by people who refuse to accept the poor conditions they are forced to live in, and continue to rise up despite the oppression and injustice that we are unveiling at this moment in our country. Mel loves making digital art, world building, animations, album art design, murals, relief prints, and anything that is for the people.
Introducing Meli Sanfiorenzo, a queer Puerto Rican multidisciplinary artist from the Bronx, NY! They are all about sharing knowledge, living creatively, and community building. Meli has been contributing to our exchange with the Aravani Art Project in India @sanfiorenzo @aravaniartproject
Meli loves to work with wood, paint, photography, metal, cardboard, and reclaimed materials. They draw inspiration from the chaos and beauty of the reality they live and travel through.
Introducing Evan Daley @daleypaintings working on the #InternationalMuralByMail, including drawing upon his experiences in the army in our exchange with @arifbahaduri! Evan grew up as a young explorer in the Pacific Northwest and continues his enjoyment of nature through oil painting.
International Mural by Mail updates
This blog documents the exciting work in progress going on around the world for this international project!
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