Mural Of Teen Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Is Being Painted In San Francisco – Design You Trust

Mural Of Teen Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Is Being Painted In San Francisco


John G. Mabanglo/EPA/EFE

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is staring down at pedestrians in the heart of San Francisco where an artist is painting a massive mural of the Nobel Peace Prize nominee.

More: Instagram


cobeart

Argentine muralist Andres Iglesias, who signs his art with the pseudonym Cobre, is set to finish the artwork of the Swedish 16-year-old in Union Square by next week, SFGate reported Friday.


cobeart

Iglesias told SFGate that he’s donating his time to complete the work and that he hopes the mural helps people realize “we have to take care of the world.”


cobeart

He had also painted a mural of Robin Williams in downtown San Francisco that has since been demolished.


cobeart

Cobre said he was searching for a building for a new mural when environmental nonprofit oneatmosphere.org approached him about the project.


cobeart

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Design You Trust Facebook page. You won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Minimalistic Illustrations That Tackle Mental Health By “Worry Lines”
Japanese Latte Artist Creates Beautiful And Colourful Depictions Of Various Bird Species
Australians Who Leave House Only To Take Out Trash Have Started Dressing In Costumes To Do it
I Fought The Law: Photographs By Olivia Locher Of The Strangest Laws From Each Of The 50 States
Digital Self: Artist Made 100 Digital Portraits In Support Of Ukraine
Handmade Evolving Digital Artworks, Painted Music and Performed Visuals
Artist From Montreal Makes Impressive Street Paintings When No One Sees
Federico Babina Illustrates The Imaginary Architecture Of Movie Director-Designed Homes
Papers for Characters
Street Artists Painted The Facade Of Local Supermarket In Hamburg With A Retro-Futuristic Mural That Reflects On Our Relationship To Groceries
"We Don’t Need Your Internet!": A Designer Imagined What the Logos of Famous Companies Would Look Like if They Stayed in Russia
If Cats Went To A Gallery, What Kind Of Art Would They Be Into?
Artist Documents The Best License Plates That People Have Spotted On Cars
Artist Portrays Mystical Creatures In Their Vulnerable Form – When They Were Still Babies
Sensitive Figurative Paintings by Egyptian Artist Walid Ebeid
China: The Land Where Fake Brands Reign Supreme
"Creating a New Visual Reality": Dark and Cinematic Illustrations by Katherine Lam
Portrait Photos Defined Hairstyles of American Young Men in the 1970s
Misspelled Tattoos: Permanent And Hilarious
Finally, Satan Has an Instagram Account, And It’s Funny as Hell
How To Properly Use a Selfie Stick, An Illustrated Guide
The Grace of Broken Space: Art by Sasha Tudvaseva
Talented Mum Creates Epic Napkin Art For Her Kids Lunch
Trench Crusade: The Epic Bizarre Creatures of Mike Franchina