In January 2010, I was contacted by an artist known as BooksIII who told me about a mural he had painted at the Mia Art Fair together with Typoe and She Kills He. BooksIII is from Miami, Typoe is Cuban and She Kills He is from Venezuela – all of them are inspired by Bodega writing. […]
Having become interested in Chicha posters recently I stumbled across a Peruvian Street artist called Faber who uses these posters as a backdrop to his work. A great use of found surfaces and colour contrasts for this emotive subject.