Kathy & Lionel Sosa’s new mural depicts an artistic blend of San Antonio history
Considered by some as the San Antonio art world’s power couple, Kathy and Lionel Sosa are each respected artists in their own right. Together, they’ve created “La Gloriosa Historia de San Pedro Creek on My Mind: A Story in Five Episodes.”
UK homeowner delays sale of home after Banksy mural appears
Banksy's latest mural titled Aachoo!! that has appeared on a wall in Bristol, England, Thursday Dec. 10, 2020. Banksy's latest mural has delayed - but not thwarted - a homeowner's plans to sell in Bristol after it recently appeared on the house's exterior wall. (Claire Hayhurst/PA via AP)LONDON – Banksy's latest mural has delayed a homeowner's plans to sell in England after it recently appeared on the house's exterior wall. “It does increase the value, and you have to take a moment to think about it, but it’s not changing anything in terms of the house sale for us,” Makin said.
West Side mural dedicated to end domestic violence painted over
On the corner of South Zarzamora and Fernando, the mural “Breaking the Cycle” told the story of teen dating violence and domestic abuse. The mural Breaking the Cycle told the story of teen dating violence and domestic abuse. The mural had to be painted over in white after the owners of the building decided to sell the building. West Side mural dedicated to end domestic violence painted over. “The only requirement is having a business owner who understands what this means and what this means to community,” Tremillo said.
‘Wakanda Forever’: Dallas artists honor actor Chadwick Boseman’s legacy with mural
DALLAS, Texas – Two Dallas artists are honoring the legacy of actor Chadwick Boseman the best way they know how — through a breathtaking new mural. If you want to see the mural, it is located at the Fabrication Yard in Dallas, and was created the day after Boseman’s passing. After the pair heard the news of Boseman’s passing, Flores said this seemed like the best way to honor him. (Credit: Hatziel Flores) (Hatziel Flores)Flores said he’s not only a devoted fan of Boseman’s, but he’s also no stranger to the Marvel universe. Both of the artists worked tirelessly throughout the day to create the Boseman mural.
WATCH: Virtual unveiling ceremony for Vanessa Guillen mural
SAN ANTONIO Organizers have worked over the past several weeks on a mural dedicated to honor slain Texas soldier Vanessa Guillen. Guillen, the late U.S. Army Fort Hood soldier that was missing for several weeks, was found near the Leon River. The unveiling of the mural will be live on Facebook and you can watch it at this link here. Over the last few weeks, along with some amazing mujeres, weve been working on a beautiful mural dedicated to Vanesa Guillen, Que means what said in a Facebook post. The group wanted to do one thing: Honor Vanessa.
Artist discusses inspiration behind recent new anti-racism mural near downtown San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO While some are choosing to protest for the Black Lives Matter movement in the streets, one man is painting his anti-racism message downtown for San Antonians to see: Enough is enough.Colten Valentine is the same artist behind other popular works in the Alamo City, such as the Cardi B mural that was updated with a mask amid the coronavirus pandemic. Cardi B responds to SA artists updated mural with Coronavirus!! ! messageValentine has placed a timely message in his latest mural on the same wall as the Cardi B mural near San Pedro Avenue and Cypress Street. KSAT spoke with Valentine about his artistic role in the push to end racism on Tuesdays Nightbeat show. Watch the story in the video player above.
Mural dedicated to ‘The Pride of San Antonio’
Mural dedicated to ‘The Pride of San Antonio’Published: December 6, 2019, 6:57 pmOn a building owned by his family on Castroville Road, a mural is dedicated to George Ramos, an 18-year-old up and coming boxer, who had just turned pro when he was killed in June.