Dec 4, 2011

Amazing Lady of Grace Mural in Montreal, Canada

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 
For 16 days straight, from dawn to dusk, five highly determined Montreal-based artists (who make up the artist run collective (A’shop) worked on a graffiti mural of a Mother Nature-esque Madonna or a modern-day version of “Our Lady of Grace.” Inspired by Czech Art Nouveau painter Alphonse Mucha, the crew created this breathtakingly beautiful five story mural using 500 cans of spray paint in over 50 different colors.

Fluke said that he hopes this project will encourage other city boroughs to consider murals of their own. “Our city has way too much gray. So I hope this [mural] kickstarts a mural campaign.”

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

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Artwork and Photography by A’Shop

 

 

A’SHOP = Fluke, Guillaume Lapointe, Antonain Lambert, Doryan Ose, Bruno Rathbone, Katrine Couvrette, Kris Murray, Phil, Josephine

 

 

 

 

 

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