Diving into the Subconscious with Chris and Marc

For this year’s addition of the Welling Court Mural Festival in Queens, New York, I had the honor of collaborating with two friends who also happen to be incredible artists, Chris Soria and Marc Evan. We chose to depict an underwater scene that alludes to exploring the subconscious. My favorite thing about working with these guys is the way our styles flow seamlessly, as…

Felipe’s Story pt. 3 at DC’s BloomBars

I recently painted the third version of “Felipe’s Story,” the mural that has been on the side of the Washington, DC arts and performance center BloomBars since 2009. That year, I spent time living and working in the slum community (favela) City of God (Cidade de Deus) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which was made infamous from a film of the same name. My…

New feature by Sahar Sarshar for Voice of America

  A Farsi version of this feature will be airing on VOA’s Farsi channel for Iranian viewers this week. Thanks to Sahar Sarshar!!!