Mixed media art has an unusual way of combining objects to create one-of-a-kind works. Some objects may seem like trash or like nothing to one person, but the artist may see another. For this reason, creativity is key when brainstorming the ideas and message the artist wishes to convey. As you wander the streets of Colombia, you’re surrounded by colorful mixed media art, with some pieces done with intricate detail and talent. While some artists choose to keep their pieces along the streets, others hone their creativity, bringing it into exhibits and museums of modern and contemporary art.
One such artist is
You can find the artist’s work on buildings and personal residences in the U.S. His mixed media art has also been displayed in Korea and France. As of late, the artist has turned his focus toward charitable causes like Beautify Earth and Flying High for Haiti, changing the flow of his works toward statement pieces to raise awareness and promote transformation. Currently, Franco is working in the U.S. on the East Coast, appearing in pop-up exhibits and concerts dedicated to change. Obviously, he is one of the most remarkable contemporary
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