The framing option for this RUN includes a 1 inch black wood frame with UV-glass foam core backing and ready to hang hardware.
This September 15th-24th, Murals In The Market will make a triumphant return to Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market as more than 50 local and international muralists will be painting live throughout the district over the course of 10 days in the second year of the city’s only international mural festival.
The free public arts festival also will host dozens of events curated by participating artists including multiple art exhibitions, installations, live music, children’s workshops, community events, artists talks and more all throughout the Eastern Market District. All events will be free and open to the public as these local and international artists extend the market’s vibrant history of public murals.
FEATURED ARTISTS INCLUDE:
1010 - Apex - Ben Saginaw - Cey Adams - Chris Saunders - Clifton Perry - Olayami Dabls - Dalek - Emad Rashidi - Ellen Rutt + Patrick Ethatn - Freddy Diaz - Felipe Pantone - Ghostbeard - Greg Mike - Halopigg - Hebru Brantley - Hueman - Janette Beckman - Jeff Gress - Jeremiah Britt - Jesse Kassel - Kevin Lyons - Kristin Farr - Lauren Harrington - Lauren YS - Marka27 - Meggs - Mr Jago - NNII - Nicole Macdonald - Patch Whisky - Pat Perry - Paul Johnson - Paula Schubatis & Dessislava Terzieva - Pixel Pancho - Ricky Powell - Selina Miles - Shades - Sheefy - Sheryo - Yok - Slick - Tiff Massey + Sydney James - Tylonn Sawyer - Tyrree Guyton - Vaughn Taormina - Xenz
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Born in Detroit, Paul Johnson
made his introduction into Detroit's art scene via pictures known by his social experiment called "Pinches". Later traveling to Thailand and later studying in Australia, proceeded to have an exhibition in Melbourne titled "Holding Up // Holding On." After arriving back to the states immediately took off to Brooklyn, New York having a small showing of work featuring a series called "Cloudscaping" Upon arriving back in Detroit was accepted into the Red Bull House of Art Residency producing two series “Rencendence” and “Holding Out”. Now currently working with 1xrun as their Printshop specialist and in between jaunts into Detroit’s ruins to paint in his passion for painting.
With an unrelenting enthusiasm, Paul thrusted himself into the fold during Murals in the Market assisting many of the traveling artists. After wrapping up a residency at House of Art just blocks from our studio he quickly became an integral part of the 1xRUN crew, packing and shipping in between jaunts into Detroit’s ruins to paint murals many will never see is persistent in his passion for painting.
Follow Paul on Instagram @_ffty