A few months ago, I was contacted by the Princeton University Art Museum to create a special installation for their annual fundraiser. This years event was to be NYC in the 1980s themed. This was to coincide with the huge Basquiat Exhibit that they are having next year. I was given a lot of creative freedom. For … Continue reading Princeton University Museum Installation
When I heard that I Am Trenton was doing a public art grant for the Old Trenton Neighborhood, my thoughts drifted to the wall on the side of the Broad Street Furniture Store. This site captured the architecture from Broad Street Discount Furniture to the Mercer County Community College Fashion and Design school. So I decided to bring … Continue reading Beautiful Broad Street Mural
Rocked this illustration on the iPad Pro for my bro, @njgraffitiart. It was inspired by an older painting I did a few years back. I had fun working in a bunch of hidden tags and shoutouts in the factories along the top. Double click the image to zoom in. In any case, welcome to the Garden State!!
Leon Rainbow paints mural with IYI(Isles Youth Institute) “Trenton Makes” mural was designed by world renowned artist Mr. Leon Rainbow and the students of Isles Youth Institute Evening under the guidance of Stacy Heading. In collaboration with the City of Trenton Recreation Dept, together we created the mural Trenton Makes in the foyer of the … Continue reading Trenton Makes Mural
Artistic Rehabilitation by Leon Rainbow Opening Reception: Friday, October 20th, 2017 5pm-8pm Smith Family Foundation 407 West State Street Trenton NJ, 08618 609.888.6300 October 13th – November 8th Mon-Fri 9am – 5pm
This Graffiti Art Class (originally developed by Pose Two) was created to teach and explore the history styles and techniques of the art form called graffiti. This class will follow a similar format and be taught by members of the Vicious Styles Crew. This class is suitable for beginner to intermediate artists. The class age ranges from 12-60.
Instructors: Leon Rainbow, Gentrifried, Will Kasso, Mek, Ras, and Surprise Guests!
Cost: $65 1 session (All 4 classes) / $20 each class (day of)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
(DOES NOT INCLUDE COST OF PAINT AND OTHER ART SUPPLIES)
Some Supplies may be donated, we will have blackbooks, markers., etc for sale on site.
Summer School Graffiti Classes
June 3, 10, 17, 24
Saturdays, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Terracycle, 121 New York Ave,
Trenton, NJ 08638
This session is dedicated purely to the development of painting. Enhancing technique and style. Watch week students are expected to have a carefully drawn sketch, which they will execute on a wall under the critics and guidance of experienced Graff writers.
*** IF YOU HAVE ISSUES ORDERING PLEASE PAYPAL Leon.Rainbow@Gmail.com or Bring a cash/check to the first class of the session.
Went down to Washington, DC with my friend Bake for the Fine Lines Mural Jam. Near the Rhode Island Ave Red Line Station. I haven’t been to this jam in a couple of years and it was a great excuse to meet up with my DC homies – Decoy, 181, Tuc, Ultra and meet some … Continue reading Rain x Bake – Fine Lines Jam 2017
Collaboration between urban artists Leon Rainbow and Naval. Rendition of the Philadelphia Skyline by Leon, Abstract graffiti “Storiez” by Naval. Created for Dr. Meagan Corrado the creator of the storiez guide. For more information about the guide go to: http://storiezguide.com/
Patterns of Life Trailer Painted by Leon Rainbow and Pest. Inspired by Lu La Roe Designs.
Just a quick piece with my man, Yoda…