11 PRESS: Paint the Town: Why Public Art is Having a Moment on Instagram and In Real Life

"The subject of a new mural in Manhattan’s East Village is wholly emblematic of Brazilian artist Eduardo Kobra’s bold, contrasting hues and deliberate geometric patterns. In early 2018, Kobra asked Elizabeth Murphy, owner of Eleven Consignment Boutique, to get permission from her landlord to paint a mural of pop icon Michael Jackson on the building approaching what would have been his 60th birthday.

Murphy is a fan of both Jackson and Kobra’s work, so the collaboration was a no-brainer." .... READ MORE