A masterful painter, tattoo artist and portraitist, Scottish artist Mark Worst has fashioned — in a range of spaces — extraordinary portraits blurring the line between street art and fine art. Featured here are several he painted within the past several months:

Portrait of the artist’s “Lady” —  painted in Derry, Northern Ireland

Portrait of Action Bronson — painted in Leith Docks, Scotland

Portrait of  the artist’s “mate” — painted in Paisley, Scotland 

Indoor commission

Sponsored by Montana Cans UKMark Worst is seeking opportunities to paint in NYC, where he will be from April 8 – 22. The artist can be contacted at

All photos courtesy of the artist

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On our brief visit to Dublin, Ireland, we discovered a vibrant street art and graffiti scene teeming with infectious images. Here are a few more:

Cork, Ireland native Fin DAC, whose aesthetic we first came upon in Williamsburg, Brooklyn


Dublin-based James Earley, close-up


Dublin-based Fink


Irish illustrator and painter Dan Leo

Dan Leo

South African native MARCAMIX aka bryite1one


Belfast-based Friz


Irish graffiti artists Koce and Vents


Photo credits: 1, 2, 4, 6 & 8 Tara Murray; 3, 5 & 7 Lois Stavsky

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