Sunday, August 30, 2015
Mobstr unveils a giant mural in Vilnius, Lithuania
Mobstr is currently in Lithuania where he was invited to create some of his unique work by the good lads from the excellent Vilnius Street Art Festival.
Innovative, brash, satirical and often bold, these are the words to describe the work of world renowned street artist Mobstr. From Newcastle, Mobstr sometimes tells stories through his work while at other times they are merely entertaining. Mobstr is passionate about his work which ranges from the very simple to deeper meanings. His work can be said to be a critique of consumerism, advertising and society as a whole.
The British artist was given a mega building where he wrote one his signature quotes which reads "In The Future Every Building Will Be World-Famous For Fifteen Minutes". This piece is a tribute to the expression credited to Andy Warhol, who included the words "In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes" in the program for a 1968 exhibition of his work at the Moderna Museet in Stockholm, Sweden.
Continue reading for a bunch of extra images on this artwork and then check back with us soon for the latest updates from Eastern Europe.