JR is the French street artist known for his huge pasted-up photo of faces, often older faces. In 2011, he won the TED Prize, which comes with $100,000 and a wish (he wished for a world-wide do-it-yourself art project...
The TED Prize 2011 goes to the international street artist JR, whose groundbreaking approach to public art is not only eye-catching, but also world changing. Although technically French, JR's work resides all over the world: on an e... Read Post
Street artist JR made a wish in 2011: “Join me in a worldwide photo project to show the world its true face.” Now, a year after his TED Prize wish, he shows how giant posters of human faces, pasted in public, are connecting communit... Read Post