The Hoot

Our Blog

Inside Out

by sarah • May 23

We are lucky enough to be located next door to a couple of photographer & graffiti artist JR's iconic pieces. Starting out in the grimier side of Paris, his work focuses on the cracks in society and giving a face to the people and issues that can be easy to ignore. The physical scale of each piece is dramatic and unexpected, but always compellingly human. He's taken on a much larger global ambitions, supported by TED— bringing identity to major social issues in Haiti, Tunisia, North Dakota, and beyond... Catch this documentary on his work on HBO.