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 Day 3

JagLeo Mural Day 3

Day 3 at the JagLeo Mural located on Cicero in the 6 Corners Shopping District in Chicago. I headed out to the mural solo early in the day and continued working in color layers in the cat. Had to break off to attend the Cubs Mural dedication but returned later in the evening. Got the […]

JagLeo Mural Day 2

JagLeo Mural Day 2

Day 2 at the JagLeo Mural located on Cicero in the 6 Corners Shopping District in Chicago. Started by attacking the underlaying colors of the cat. I also did some early pattern testing.

JagLeo Mural Day 1

Posted on Oct 2, 2016 in Chicago, JagLeo Mural, Murals, Painting, Public Art, Tony Passero
JagLeo Mural Day 1

Day 1 at the JagLeo Mural located on Cicero in the 6 Corners Shopping District in Chicago. Started out sketching columns for background color columns. We then outlined the columns and then rolled and painted in color bars.

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 4

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 4

Day 4 at the Jumbo Jet Mural located in Chicago at the Pulaski Avenue and Irving Park Road Pass Through. Today was mostly about finishing up and outlining the buildings across the bottom of the mural and going back in to get some final details on the Elephant. Special thanks to Alfredo Gomez for coming […]

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 3

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 3

Day 3 at the Jumbo Jet Mural located in Chicago at the Pulaski Avenue and Irving Park Road Pass Through. I started the day sketching out the numerous buildings across the bottom of the mural. Jerry came by after work and added color to the eyes of the sun and then switching his focus to […]

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 2

Jumbo Jet Mural Day 2

Day 2 at the Jumbo Jet Mural located in Chicago at the Pulaski Avenue and Irving Park Road Pass Through. I worked on sketching out the moon-sun and doing basic color blocking while Jerry began outlining on the Zeppelin. Later in the evening I finished off the elephant.

Whoot Mural Day 9

Whoot Mural Day 9

Day 9 at the Whoot mural in the community of Avondale on Belmont between the Kennedy Expressway exit ramp and Kedzie Avenue. I focused on filling in the 70 or so circles with unique patterns while fellow artists Jerry Rogowski, Cyd Smillie and Shannon Kemp came by to fill in the murals deep purple background. […]