Given that 2014, Waterford Walls, Ireland’s major avenue art competition, has been transforming and regenerating city spaces in Waterford, Ireland’s oldest town, though inspiring and connecting communities. Previously this thirty day period, Waterford Walls held its eighth avenue artwork pageant with above 28 countrywide and intercontinental artists producing enormous murals across Waterford City and the encompassing places.
The enchanting mural highlighted over was painted by the London-dependent French street artist Zabou with the Dublin-primarily based French illustrator and muralist Juliette Viode. They are both equally captured right here — posing with the area boy depicted in the mural — by travel and avenue photographer Karin du Maire aka Road Art Nomad. Various much more pictures from the current Waterford Partitions comply with:
Portugal-dependent Emanuel Barreira aka Fifty percent Studio in front of his masterly lettering
England-primarily based self-taught artist Sophie Mess at do the job on her gorgeous mural
French urban artist GraffMatt examining out his portrait of a young female
Paris-dependent South African photorealistic muralist Mister Duplicate at work
Brooklyn-centered Italian muralist Iena Cruz in front of his mural “Out of Sight,” depicting “two vanishing polar bears… battling to survive”
Photos by Karin du Maire aka Road Artwork Nomad