Toro Totem Mural

Posted on Jun 30, 2017 in Murals, Public Art, Street Art, Tony Passero
Toro Totem Mural

Some thoughts on the Toro Totem Mural located on Kedzie at the intersection of Belmont in the Avondale Community of Chicago. When approached by the Avondale Neighborhood Association to come up with concept artwork to be put on the facing Kedzie walls, the only request was that I think of a way to relate my […]

RamZelle Mural

Posted on Jun 28, 2017 in Murals, Public Art, RamZelle Mural, Street Art, Tony Passero
RamZelle Mural

Just wrapped up the RamZelle Mural located on Kedzie at the intersection of Belmont in the Avondale Community of Chicago. Some folks have asked why this mural is named as it is. At a root level, the name of the piece is a combination of Ram and Gazelle. But there is more to it than […]

Fly Chair

Posted on Jun 1, 2017 in Chicago, Dimensional, Public Art, Street Art, Tony Passero
Fly Chair

A recycled chair I painted for the Have A Seat Chicago Public Art Initiative. Chairs created for this program will be revealed at the Six Corners BBQ Fest on June 10th and will be out at streets of Six Corners throughout the summer of 2017.

K9s for Cops Bird Dog

Posted on May 29, 2017 in Chicago, Dimensional, K9s for Cops, Public Art, Tony Passero
K9s for Cops Bird Dog

Early in 2017, a group of leaders from the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and PAWS Chicago came together to launch a new public art installation campaign and fundraising initiative called K9s for Cops. The initiative serves to memorialize Chicago’s heroic fallen officers while supporting the families of police officers killed or catastrophically injured in the […]

K9s for Cops Sphinx Shepherd

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 in Chicago, Dimensional, K9s for Cops, Public Art, Tony Passero
K9s for Cops Sphinx Shepherd

Early in 2017, a group of leaders from the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation and PAWS Chicago came together to launch a new public art installation campaign and fundraising initiative called K9s for Cops. The initiative serves to memorialize Chicago’s heroic fallen officers while supporting the families of police officers killed or catastrophically injured in the […]

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Child Foster Care Center Makeover

Posted on Nov 23, 2016 in Dimensional, Painting, Space Design, Tony Passero
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Child Foster Care Center Makeover

I recently completed the transformation of the Chicago Child Foster Care Center of Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, and wanted to share some photos and the concept behind the work. After noting some of my public art work, Pam Austin, Senior Director of Communications for LSSI, reached out to me to come up wth creative […]

PAiRROTS MURAL

Posted on Oct 18, 2016 in Murals, Painting, Public Art, Street Art
PAiRROTS MURAL

Completed the PAiRROTS located on the Women’s Bungalow Building at Chicago’s Independence Park. I would like to thank park supervisor Julie Thompson for allowing me to put up a new piece of art on this building and for her continued support of art in the environment of public spaces. I would also like to thank […]

JagLeo Mural

Posted on Oct 11, 2016 in Chicago, JagLeo Mural, Murals, Public Art, Street Art, Tony Passero
JagLeo Mural

Wrapped up the JagLeo Mural located on Cicero in the 6 Corners Shopping District in Chicago. Some folks have asked why this mural is named as it is. At a root level the name of the piece is a combine of jaguar and leopard. I was talking animals with my son, and as we went […]