3D installation for a private event in NYC. Design created over two separate planes (wall and floor) such that entire piece is dependent on both images as one illusion. Imagine your viewers within a hand drawn 3D mural creation of ours. One or many attendees becoming a living part of the creativity.
'Pick Up Sticks'
Our take on the classic children’s game tying in nostalgia, nature (with ladybugs), and bringing fun for attendees at the first chalk festival held at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas. Assisted by Wendy Stum of Art for After Hours (not pictured).
'Brooklyn Balancing Act...'
3D interactive artwork gridded, drawn, and colored in one day. A nod to cutting edge, mesh architecture as a thoughtful, conceptual alternative to other ‘drop’ solutions. we love to imagine and design conceptual ideas, large and midsize. Check out our ladybug at the lower right - blending nature and built imagery…
Tradeshow: Fil Doux Textiles - New York City
Although not a 3D piece, this art featuring a textile pattern used on a chair in a field was part of a two piece set for a hospitality themed tradeshow in November 2018. Somewhat chilly but fun to do and share with passing industry attendees during the tradeshow.
'Ant on the Ave.' 3D interactive piece - Vineland NJ
A 3D street painting surrealistically depicting vines symbolizing the community of Vineland, NJ rising up from the pavement supporting a plane into another dimension, defended by a giant metallic ant.
10’x27’, tempera and chalk on pavement.
'Don't Break the Ice!' - 3D chalk installation, Lockport NY
A centerpiece 3D installation for the Sweet Chalk Festival in Lockport, NY; based on the popular 1970’s game. This 12 foot wide by 30 foot deep piece allowed visitors to relive their childhoods in the very warm weather while not ‘falling’ through the ‘ice’… Our festival sponsor was Oath: July 2018
'Petra' For 'World's Fare' Event, Citi Field in NYC
Cappetto standing atop the ‘Treasury’ facade carved into the stone of the famed city of Petra in Jordan. This 10’ x 20’ 3D illusion was done as part of the ‘World’s Fare’ international food event at Citi Field in May 2018.
Dry chalk on pavement; 10 feet wide by 20 feet deep; three days to complete. Onsite use of augmented reality driven robot models and fluttering flags.
'Visions of Cambodia'
Dry chalk on pavement; 30 feet wide by 40 feet deep; six days to complete with a team of three. First use of animated augmented reality at a public event anywhere to date (2011).
3D Flat Ceiling Mural - 'Castle'
Designed and painted for a private client at luxury residence in New Jersey; this 550 square foot illusion of a majestic castle, soaring clouds, and a tree top all to match existing stonework and forest mural - including over 1,400 separately painted stones and architectural details. June/July 2018
A 3D street art piece calling attention to the children of immigrants seeking asylum in the United States and the terrible treatment brought to these children and their families by this country.
Four children sitting on a metal bench in custody facing the US Flag upside down, a sign of distress, holding a mylar issued blanket foe warmth streaming across the top of the art over the scene of Mexico and the US at the Rio Grande below. The prison bars separate the children from the freedom of a nation from walls and barriers and a better future for all. At Baltimore, MD.
'Boulders Pride' - Queensbridge NY
This 3D piece created celebrating Pride here in New York City with Brooklyn Boulders Queensbridge as part of an event supporting the Ali Forney Center, an organization empowering LGBTQ homeless teens, allowing them with the tools to live independently. June 2018.
'Refugee: Here But Not Here...'
A three plane 3D street art installation calling attention to the refugee crises in the world, especially affecting children. A refugee child, given a bubble bottle from an aid worker has a brief moment of happiness amidst her environment around her. Artist Anthony Cappetto (pictured) with Wendy Stum from Art for After Hours imagined and created this piece at the Sarasota Chalk Festival 2017.
'A Puzzling Reality...' Antwerp, Belgium
Created as part of a major European street art festival in September 2017, Cappetto designed this piece 8 feet high by 12 feet wide and 10 feet from the vertical wall panel realizing this 3D anamorphic design.
Queens Beer Festival - Long Island City, NY
3D chalk art piece with Fall Pumpkins, Pretzels, and a Mason Jar filled with Beer! 9 feet wide by 20 feet deep.
Dry chalk on sidewalk; 10 feet wide by 26 feet deep; three days to complete with team of three. Demonstration of augmented reality along with a virtual reality driven interpretation of the chalk piece.
Dry chalk on sidewalk; 10 feet wide by 16 feet deep; three days to complete.
'Snapple Iced Tea'
Dry chalk on pavement, 10 feet wide by 22 feet deep; three days to complete.
Dry chalk on pavement; 10 feet wide by 18 feet deep; three days to complete.
3D mural installation for a cardiovascular conference in San Francisco, California. 15 feet high by 20 feet deep, extending on floor 10 feet. Our design was a 3D view within a human artery flowing with red blood cells conceptually inspired by the classic science fiction film 'Fantastic Voyage'...
'Magic Carpet Ride'
3D painted mural installation at the #dubaicanvas in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 15 by 15 feet.