Skip to main content


Mr Brainwash News

MBW x Kawhi Leonard x New Balance


MBW x Kawhi Leonard x New Balance

November 3, 2021

The Kawhi Leonard Basketball Court at Weston Park in Moreno Valley.

Mr. Brainwash recently teamed up with NBA’s Kawhi Leonard, KL2 and community volunteers to bring the city of Moreno Valley its latest recreational outlet; a custom-designed basketball court! “I wanted to give young people in my hometown a new court where they can come together and play. Moreno Valley is where I grew up and this is just a small way of giving back and creating a healthy place for kids to stay active.”
The regulation-size court located at Weston Park, was designed by Mr. Brainwash and painted by volunteers including city staff, council members, Leonard’s family, and members of the Moreno Valley Emerging Leaders Council. It includes motivational slogans such as, “Be Great,” “You are stronger than you think,” and “Life is Beautiful”; and will remain a place where friends, family, and community can come together.

Battersea Power Station


Battersea Power Station

Oct 5th, 2021

To commemorate the opening of London’s new Battersea Power Station underground subway station, Mr. Brainwash unveils a giant outdoor mural located on the river walk, in front of the iconic building. The mural is accompanied by a classic, Life Is Beautiful sculpture, displayed in the main piazza water feature. The project concluded with an awe-inspiring, large-scale lightshow projected on the Power Station itself.

Atlanta is Beautiful


Atlanta Is Beautiful

September 15th, 2021

The Mercedes-Benz Stadium Art Committee has commissioned its newest piece for its extensive Art Collection at Mercedes-Benz Stadium; home of the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons. The artwork titled, “Atlanta is Beautiful” will be one of the most visible and prominent displays in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium Art Collection; viewed by hundreds of thousands of people each year.

Mr. Brainwash was specifically selected by the Committee to create a piece that would evoke emotion of a connected city past, present and future. It was important that fans and visitors feel an instant connection to the city as soon as they enter the stadium.

The piece features prominent Atlanta figures such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. John Lewis, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter, Andrew Young, Bernie Marcus, and Hank Aaron. It also includes significant Atlanta landmarks like the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, Fox Theater, Ponce City Market, Piedmont Park, and the Varsity.

Mr. Brainwash x Bellini


Mr. Brainwash x Bellini

May 25th, 2021

The 3rd and 4th of July, the most coveted private island of the Italian lakes, Loreto’s island, will be the open-air setting for an exclusive event: “Iseo Lake is beautiful”, the collaboration between Bellini Nautica and the artist Mr. Brainwash that will combine the timeless charm of Riva vintage boats with the pop and hyper-contemporary style of street art.

The Loreto island will host several works by Mr. Brainwash, thanks to the collaboration with Deodato, the art gallery that represents the artist in Italy, but not only. At Bellini Nautica dockyard, there will be the possibility to admire the model of the unique Riva Aquarama signed Mr. Brainwash.

The name of the event, “Lake is Beautiful” is in honor of Mr. Brainwash’s slogan “Life is Beautiful”.

Best of L.A. 2020


Best of L.A. 2020

July 21, 2020

Mr. Brainwash has designed two covers for L.A. mag’s 2020 Best of L.A. issue, one of which is now featured on the side of the 1255 S. La Brea Ave building.

The wall art is comprised of the artist’s well-known imagery and iconic L.A. landmarks.

In an interview done by the magazine, Brainwash stated. “We’re not just Los Angeles, we are a family today. We are all together. We all have problems, but we’re all going to resolve it together. We’re going to make it better together.”

Best of L.A. 2020 / LA Mag

Pope Art

The Vatican may not be known for its contemporary art. However, that image is changing. Meeting with Mr. Brainwash, Pope Francis, is bringing contemporary art to the Vatican.

Read More

LA Clippers

To pay tribute to our great city, and our city’s basketball team, Mr. Brainwash created an enormous homage to both, right in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Featuring star player Kawhi Leonard over a classic Brainwashed background, the player is highlighted mid action amongst a playful splash of color.

Read More