RUFINA

Arguedas, Spain 2018   “Rufina” is one hundred and two years old. She is from the small town of Arguedas in Navarra, Spain which is where I painted this mural of her. She was born during the First World War, and lived to see the first televisións, the discovery of penicillin, she saw horses become replaced by cars and tractors, ...

CONNECTION

Beirut – 2017 Beirut Digital District commissioned the artist Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada, in collaboration with BAD. Built by Associative Data, to paint a mural in the district of Bachoura on a building that bears the marks of war and awaits to be re-built in Beirut, Lebanon. Many societies have been shadowed lately by wars and conflicts, putting a tremendous weight on ...

Chatarrero

Barcelona – 2016 I created this mural to give homage to the scrap metal foragers in Barcelona, the majority of them African, that meek out a living on the margins of social indifference. The collection of scrap metal, cardboard and other objects that are discarded daily, a consequence of the out of control consumerist society that we have constructed, becomes ...

PANORAMA

Barcelona – 2015 I completed this mural in Barcelona, the city which inspired me to start this adventure with portrait murals 13 years ago. Made in collaboration with Difusor and the Centre Civic Sant Martí as part of Difusor´s programme for the 2015 Open Walls Conference, it is located in the intersection of Carrer de la Selva de Mar with ...

BARCELONA RE.SET

Barcelona – 2014 In July 2014, I was invited to take part in BARCELONA RE.SET, a circuit of temporary architecture that was created throughout the city to commemorate the tricentennial of the fall of Barcelona. I painted a mural along with my friends Aryz, Sixe, and SAN on a temporary wall designed by Benedetta Tagliabue from EMBT studios. The video ...

PHILLIPE PINEL

Paris – 2013 This mural is a homage to PHILLIPE PINEL located on Rue Pinel, in the Place Pinel, Paris. Philippe Pinel was a French physician who was instrumental in the development of a more humane psychological approach to the custody and care of psychiatric patients, referred to today as moral therapy. He also made notable contributions to the classification ...

NINA

Vitry sur Siene, France – 2013 Mural created in Vitry Sur Siene / Paris of C215´s daughter Nina. A tribute to Vitry and to Nina’s presence in Christian Guemy’s (aka C215) work around the world.

OKIKI

London – 2013 This mural was created with the help of Global Street Art in London. This portrait of a little boy from Africa named Okiki was made as a way to touch upon the hopes and the struggles of families trying to give a better life to their children by starting over in another country.

MANOLO

Buenos Aires – 2012 Permanent color piece in Buenos Aires in memory of my Argentine father in law Manolo Alvarez. He was an impressive man who loved culture. I enjoyed the way he looked at the world and how he transmitted wisdom, simplicity and hope with his gaze.