Created By: The Avenue Concept
Location: 2 Booth St.
Battlecat is painted by Austrian artist Nychos after his successful solo show in New York. It is his biggest mural in the Americas, and portrays the endangered snow leopard. Nychos is known as a street surgeon because of his signature style that pays incredible attention to detail in the anatomy of the animals he dissects in his art.
Material: C2 Paint, Montana Gold Spray Paint
Artist IG: @nychos
Special thanks to: Jones Warehouse, Adler's Design Center & Hardware
~TAKE A CLOSER LOOK~
This mural requires some careful looking.
What do you notice about the body of the cat in the mural?
What kinds of body systems do you see there? (Skeletal, circulatory, digestive, integumentary a.k.a. skin/fur)
Notice the fish in the mural. Do you know what kind of fish that is? Why do you think the artist chose that kind of fish for the mural? (We have salmon in RI and the artist includes native species in his work).
This point of interest is part of the tour: The Avenue Concept South Side + West End Tour