Faring Purth's mural "Prime" sprawls across the south-facing wall of the Nebula Coworking building at the corner of Cherokee Street and Jefferson Avenue, but apparently its new neighbor across the parking lot, Family Dollar, threw a fit over an early version of the work. The problem? Just a little ... More >>
Street artist Faring Purth is adding layer upon layer to her Cherokee Street mural, causing passers-by to stop, stare, wonder and, often, snap a photo of her work-in-progress.
Faring Purth, a wandering street artist famous nationally for her hauntingly distorted portraits, landed in St. Louis weeks ago with the dream of adding a massive mural to the Lou's street art scene. But things changed when Purth found her way to Cherokee Street, an up-and-coming neighborhood for a ... More >>