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Tribute to Hergé fresco by Mezzo in Laeken

Tribute to Hergé fresco by Mezzo in Laeken

Posted 04 June 2010 | By | Categories: urban art | 4 Comments

Mural art realized by Mezzo, the creator of the King of the Flies comic strip illustrations as a tribute to Hergé. Mezzo of his real name Pascal Mesemberg was born in Drancy in 1960. At the age of 17, he began his career by sending illustrations in various magazines and graphzines Paris where he published […]

Caroline Baldwin mural

Caroline Baldwin mural

Posted 09 October 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

This 160 square meters Caroline Baldwin mural is found at 10 Place de Ninove, 1000 Brussels. Made by D. Vandegeerde and  G. Oreopoulos of Art Mural SPRL it illustrates in 12 images the series of comic strips made by André Taymans and Bruno Wesel of Castermin of Caroline Baldwin a female private detective. Each of the […]

Les Rêves de Nic

Les Rêves de Nic

Posted 20 August 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

The 160 square meters Les Rêves de Nic (Little Nic) comics strip mural is found at 40 Rue des Fabriques, 1000 Brussels. Hermann Huppen said he had been heavily inspired by American Author Winsor McCay’s Little Nemo in Slumberland when creating the Little Nic comics. Less popular than some of his other work such as […]

Cori le Moussaillon mural

Cori le Moussaillon mural

Posted 07 August 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

The 48 square meters Cori le Moussaillon comics strip mural is found at 21 Rue des Fabriques, 1000 Brussels. Six albums were created by Bob de Moor (Robert Frans Marie De Moor) from 1951 to 1993. A true masters of the Belgian Clear Line style, he cooperated during his career with other famous Belgianc Comic […]

Blake et Mortimer Mural

Blake et Mortimer Mural

Posted 20 July 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

The adventures of Blake and Mortimer in Brussels haven’t always been easy.  The first mural where they were featured uppon at rue du Rempart eventually was brought crumbling down when the house that had welcomed them was demolished. Luckily their absence was short lived and not so long after they reappeared, this time on rue […]

Asterix et Obelix mural

Posted 06 July 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | 2 Comments

This colorful and energetic mural representing The Adventures of Asterix is found on the back wall of a public soccer and basketball playground at 33 rue de la Buanderie. Created by the duo Albert Uderzo (text) and René Goscinny (illustrations) this extremely popular comic strip series has had 33 albums published which have been translated […]

Lucky Luke Comic Strip Mural

Lucky Luke Comic Strip Mural

Posted 24 June 2009 | By | Categories: urban art | 5 Comments

This 180 square meters Lucky Luke Comic Strip Mural painting was completed by D. Vandegeerde and G. Oreopoulos in 1992. Created by Morris and now with over 70 albums published the Lucky Luke comics is one of the most famous and best selling comic books series in Europe. Few might have noticed but a glimpse of the […]

Tintin Mural at Stockel Metro Station

Posted 07 June 2009 | By | Categories: subway | 18 Comments

The Adventures of Tintin Mural located inside the Stockel Metro Station is definitely one of most impressive of the city of Brussels. The sketches featuring all of the 140 characters of The Adventures of Tintin Comic Strip are displayed on both sides of the 135 meters long underground station’s wall. These were drawn by Hergé […]

Lincoln comic strip mural

Posted 20 October 2008 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

Lincoln, is a popular French comic strip created by Jérôme, Olivier & Anne-Claire Jouvray which portraits the theme of the lonely cowboy. The main character Lincoln is a lost soul drifting across the country without any purpose in life. One day God crosses his path and promising him happiness and immortality sets him on a […]

Le Jeune Albert

Posted 02 September 2008 | By | Categories: urban art | No Comments

Le Jeune Albert or De Jonge Albert in Dutch is the main character taken from the comic strip of the same name created by Yves Charland. Its the story of a kid living is post World War II Brussels who loves to play practicle jokes and makes life horrible for those around him. Compared to […]

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