Battle of the Walls: 2501 and Pixel Pancho

By Virginia Villari 2501 is a street and visual artist from Milan (IT). Pixel Pancho is a street and visual artist from Turin (IT).  2501 developed his unique, black and white, monumental romantic style between Milan and Sao Paolo. Pixel Pancho grew his street art aesthetics in Valencia, Spain, where he graduated in Fine Arts….

Enter The Bathroom… Part 3 (A place for murder)

Precisely because we feel safe in it, the bathroom is a preferred place for murder. In 18thcentury France, journalist Jean-Paul Marat, one of the most extreme voices of the French Revolution, was murdered in his bathtub by Girondist Charlotte Corday (event represented in the famous painting by Jacque-Luis David); in Hitchcock’s masterpiece Psycho Norman Bates brutally kills…

Enter The Bathroom… Part 2

The bathroom is where kids smoke the first cigarettes or joints, hiding from parents and teachers. In schools it is often where they kiss for the first time or where they socialize or show off with their schoolmates, a rite of passage for teenagers. In nightclubs or bars, people have occasional drunken sex in bathrooms or…

Enter The Bathroom… Part 1

At creamhotel we like to explore life, people and culture and their multiple, intriguing aspects. Flush is our brand new curated group show that we will present this December at Fountain Art Fair during Miami Art Basel Week.  Flush explores our relationship with the bathroom, a unique, significant place on a very personal, social and cultural level. Many…