Studio Visit: Stephen Powers

Mar 22 2018

Poster by Zhen Wei

Today to celebrate the coming of Spring, MFADers trek out to Brooklyn to the headquarters of ESPO (Stephen Powers) sign painter and artist and maestro of the urban spectacular.

ESPO, meaning Exterior Surface Painting Outreach, is known for his signage on the street as well as huge art installations in galleries such as Deitch Projects, Collette and Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Aside from his successful career as a professional gallery artist, he is also a Fullbright scholar, a participant in the 49th Venice Biennale, and author of artist books.