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Artwork

Street art piece

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Mosquito on Holidays

Street Art Museum Amsterdam

Author:

Moste

Artist Bio:

The artwork was realized by Mexican artist Moste in Ruys de Beerenbrouckstraat during his visit at SAMA in 2017.

Place:

Cruquiusweg

Date:

2017

Technique:

Spray Can

Material:

Wall

Acquisition:

Commission

Completed:

2017

Condition:

Gone / Illegible

Physical Description:

The artwork depicts a humanoid mosquito with exaggerated, cartoon-like features and several iconographic elements that characterise his jacket and bring him close to the so-called Mexican 'mosquitos'.

Iconography:

The artwork depicts a mosquito as an allegorical representation of the Mexican 'mosquitoes', anti-fascist youths in the streets.

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