Franco Fasoli aka JAZ An Argentina Artist
The Argentinian artist, known as JAZ, originally trained in scenography (the design and painting of theatrical scenery) and became one of the leaders of graffiti writing in Buenos Aires during the mid-1990s. JAZ is best known for his large scale murals and often portrays elements of the social and cultural environment of Latin American in his work. [from 20x21 website]
Discussion About The Red 2017
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Discussion About The Red 2017 Artist: Franco Fasoli aka JAZ An Argentina Artist

Franco JAZ Fasoli blessed Eugene with two murals during his week in town over the summer of 2017. The south wall of the historic McDonald Theatre was the site of his first creation, "Discussion about the red." Based on a small collage he did in Spain inspired by the dialogue that takes place during art festivals, it features two people with heads of birds. Describing his grid technique as painting by numbers, JAZ --assisted by local artist Bayne Gardner-- worked in the shade of an umbrella attached to the side of a boom lift to create this eye-popping work with bold colors. The piece is adjacent to Beau Stanton's 2016 mural on the west wall of the theater. [from 20x21 website]

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