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Artwork

Street Art piece

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Nature

Street Art Museum Amsterdam

Author:

Zaira

Artist Bio:

Zaira (1983, Switzerland) lived with Bustart to Amsterdam and also moved back to Switserland. The style of Zaira is very recognizable. She usually works with brightly coloured animals such as birds and butterflies or she creates attractive female figures. The decorative elements around the figures make the piece a complete unit.

Place:

Louis Couperusstraat

Date:

2013

Technique:

Spray Can

Material:

Metal

Acquisition:

Commission

Completed:

2013

Condition:

Gone / Illegible

Physical Description:

Old school graffiti with a realistic touch and extensive use of chiaroscuro patches of colour for volumetric depth. The work is exalted by its chromaticism, in order to represent the natural richness of the neighbourhood.

Iconography:

The work, with a common theme of nature, celebrates the richness of the district's fauna with the representation of a butterfly and a hummingbird.

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