Street Art // Saturday, July 18, 2015
After experimenting with different materials, Franco Fasoli, aka Jaz, has taken a new artistic direction. The substantial change in his work is based on the use of collage as the fulcrum, and came about after his residency in Miami, culminating in his solo show "Choque" in the Celaya Brothers Gallery in Mexico City.
Street Art // Thursday, June 18, 2015
Franco Fasoli a.k.a. Jaz has a new mural up in Montreal, Canada as part of the city's Mural Festival. The piece is called The Popular and mirrors his collage aesthetic, in which complex images are rendered in fragmented blocks of color.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 27, 2014
After two successful group shows with Argentinian artist Franco Fasoli – JAZ, BC Gallery continues the collaboration with a solo show under the title VINCULO. From June 6th to July 26th visitors will be able to experience his paintings which are defined by the tensions of ambivalence. The works are specifically made to be arranged in the gallery space and therefore fill the atmosphere with the spirit of his vision.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 26, 2014
This March Rex Romae in London will present the premiere exhibition “La Linea,” featuring new works by Alexis Diaz and Jaz, two urban artists both heralded for their unparalleled and distinct techniques. Alexis Diaz, Puerto Rican artist and muralist renowned for his meticulous attention to detail, line by line, will present several new works on canvas.Diaz’s surreal work incorporates thousands of linear brushstrokes atop sharp bursts of colour to establish remarkably corporeal depictions of zoo animals with human elements...
Street Art // Tuesday, January 28, 2014
This small shack in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina already looked like a painting before the painting that Franco Fasoli aka Jaz did on it. The Buenos Aires-based artist painted two characters with something covering their heads. Looks like a serene place to paint something.
Street Art // Monday, January 27, 2014
Ushuaia, Argentina is commonly referred to as the southernmost city of the world and is the location of this most recent collaboration between Franco Fasoli aka Jaz and Seth Globepainter. The two capitalized on an abandoned boat each painting their own distinct signature character on the exterior.
Street Art // Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Jaz and Borondo have each been building names for themselves by creating thought-provoking murals in their own recognizable styles, so when they combine forces to paint a mural it should be pretty good, right? Well it is! This new collaboration in Shoreditch, London, is strong figuratively, literally and physically.
Street Art // Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Franco Fasoli aka Jaz, has painted two new walls in two different countries. The first one with red horses was painted on the side of busy street in Cordoba, Argentina. The second with the big cats was painted in Wynwood, Miami during Art Basel.
Street Art // Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Argentina-based artist, Jaz, recently painted a rowing-themed mural on Lake Lanier in Gainesville, Georgia. The beautiful piece shows a ripped rower and their reflection painted against flat colors.
Street Art // Monday, October 14, 2013
Participating in the Los Muros Hablan Festival in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Argentinean muralist, Franco Fasoli aka Jaz, painted the following mural on the campus of Universidad De Puerto Rico. "Multiple Identidad" shows three large cats morphed with the body of a human, all painted in an ominous red on a black background.