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WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today’s post … the colorful upbeat mural by Jay Coleman

Starting the New Year off on the upbeat is the impressive new mural DC artist Jay Coleman (@jayfcoleman) created in Baltimore’s Bromo Arts District. With Eubie Blake on piano and the exuberant young drummer in the foreground, one can feel the rhythm and the percussive beat emanating from this eye-catching artwork.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today’s post … Paradise Alley, a tropical delight by Daver and Siek

Despite September’s rainy weather, Charm City Streets encountered a staggering amount of new and new-to-me artwork all across town. Let’s take a look

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today’s post … Da Motha from the #blkwomen series by Megan Lewis

July was a hectic month, both personally and art wise. I spent the first couple of weeks visiting family in Seattle and the last week or so getting the house ready to go on the market. Our daughters and grandchildren now live in Seattle, so my wife and I have decided to move to the Emerald City. Despite all the hustle and bustle, I made time to photograph the latest art in Baltimore’s public spaces. Of course, it took me until the end of August before I had time to process the images. Thank you for your patience.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today’s post … Cheshire Cat by Reed Bmore

While driving the other day along North Howard Street near the armory, I suddenly heard Tweedy Bird saying: I tawt I taw a puddy tat! I did! From a wire high overhead, the Cheshire Cat smiled serenely down upon passing motorists. Twas no advertisement for a performance of Alice in Wonderland; rather, the latest wire sculpture by Bawlmer’s incomparable Reed Bmore.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today’s post … the Earth Day mural Pablo Machioli created at the 2017 Fine Lines Paint Jam in Northeast DC

This month Charm City Streets continued its search of locations off the beaten path and discovered captivating recent artwork by Arek, Daver, Jakot, Jekel, Jurne, Stab, Stoe, and Walt. In addition, Charm City Streets encountered

BENEATH – EPISODE 2

Headlining today’s post … Krone

Episode 2 takes you off-road once again and ventures beneath the streets in search of out-of-sight graffiti. Charm City Streets trusts you will enjoy the phat artwork, but keep an eye out for Morloks in these shadowy tunnels and secluded underpasses.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Headlining today's edition ... Grandmothers a collaborative mural by Pablo Machioli, Mi Espacio, and Edgar Reyes

Headlining today’s edition … Grandmothers a collaborative mural by Pablo Machioli, Mi Espacio, and Edgar Reyes

 

Today’s edition of What’s Up on Charm City Streets covers the month of June and the first half of July, 2015.

Gaia added two wheatpastes to his series #Black Lives Matter. Reed Bmore erected two wire sculptures. His young girl on a rope swing is from the Visions: Sandtown Mural and Arts Project. The second sculpture, a young boy swinging along playground exercise rings, is from #ShiftBaltimore curated last month in Highlandtown by Stefan Ways.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

Hans - Almost Famous Classis Flava

Headlining today’s edition … Almost Famous – Classic Flava

 

Today’s edition of What’s Up on Charm City Streets covers the first half of November, 2014 and features tributes to the graffiti artist Mask who passed away earlier this year; plus, work by several artists in Graffiti Alley, Section 1 Art Park, and the Station North Arts District.

WHAT’S UP ON CHARM CITY STREETS

 

Soviet

Headlining today’s post … a piece by Soviet celebrating NSF’s twenty year run

This edition of What’s Up on Charm City Streets covers the first six months of 2013. In late June the NSF crew celebrated 20 years with a big cookout in Graffiti Alley. They enjoyed good company and produced a number of new pieces, as you see here.