Make your Monday brighter with today's links.
I have never been to Toronto, but I imagine that like most cities, the main complaint among people who live there is that Batman does not make his home in their fair city. Fortunately for Torontonians -- and unfortunately for the growing community of Canadian arch-villains -- one man has taken it upon himself to change that
Kurt Wenner, an artist, architect and former NASA employee, has produced some pretty incredible street art using stereoscopic techniques that appear three-dimensional when viewed from the correct spot. One of his recent works featured Spider-Man, and created the illusion that passers-by were high above the city on his webs. For more of
An unknown artist who's called "the Banksy of Bulgaria" has created an impressive bit of street art using well known American icons including comic book characters. Identified as "Moving with the Times," the piece replaces the Soviet troops with American icons like Superman, Robin, the Joker, Ronald McDonald and Captain America.Built in 1954 in the capital city of Sofia, the statue depicts Russian Red Army soldiers "liberating" Bulga
According to his website, OakOak is "a fun-loving French artist in the street" who "likes to play with urban elements." It is perhaps the most refreshingly literal artist statement we have ever read, and is truthfulness is evident in the frequently geeky work that OakOak leaves in the streets of France. Bart Simpson, Spider-Man, Street Fighter II and Super Mario Bros. are just
As a person who enjoys goods, services and paper, printed moolah is a definite favorite of mine. Of course, that's not to say hard American currency can't benefit from a little re-touching, especially the comic book-friendly kind
-- Street art and our favorite superheroes team-up in this killer mural, spotted in San Francisco by WHAT IM SEEING dot com. (Robot 6)
-- Dan Santat offers his giant monster prints for sale, including his illustrated rampages of giant liz