22.06.12 by Jeff

Ever in Baltimore

Beautiful mural by Nicolás Santiago Romero Escalada aka Ever
A beautiful mural by Nicolás Santiago Romero Escalada, aka Ever.

Beautiful mural by Nicolás Santiago Romero Escalada aka Ever

Beautiful mural by Nicolás Santiago Romero Escalada aka Ever

Beautiful mural by Nicolás Santiago Romero Escalada aka Ever

flickr.com/photos/ever_dsr

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • trek.

    yay nico!

  • amazing!

  • Dalton

    I want to know what’s behind that red door. I’m half hoping it’s a confetti canon. 

  • Gabi_forjaz

    It’s called “The Body Its Only A Dress For Use On The Earth” 

  • Oldmanstorm

    its part of a larger series of commissioned public murals/street art- http://openwallsbaltimore.com/

  • This is really cool. Love the mix of colours leading to the door.





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