I am so proud to be a professional member of the creative community, having the opportunity to work on a number of large scale murals and public art. This summer I had the absolute privilege of working as a primary mural assistant on two separate murals. It was a week of extremes - working with unbelievable talent on exciting murals. My adventures during UpHere 2016:
Assisted world renowned muralists Ella+Pitr from France - who have created highly visible and huge (in scale and message) murals around the world. They were the most approachable and kind artists I have ever worked with, and I am so grateful to have been able to experience their process and huge talent.
We met them at the airport, and I pretty much immediately realized that my french left much to be desired. But they spoke english very well, as I stumbled through my french, and I was able to spend time with them, both on the mural and outside of the project. They are lovely people,...