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Art at the Shoppes curated by Snyder

On Saturday, October 7, Carlsbad based artist Bryan Snyder partnered with The Shoppes at Carlsbad to provide the first of three live painting experiences at the east end of the mall titled Art at the Shoppes. Snyder chose Carlsbad local artist Sean Dominguez, San Diego/Mexico based artist Gloria Muriel and Los Angeles artist John MDMN […]

Bryan Snyder commissioned by the Hilton Grand Vacations Club at MarBrisa in Carlsbad

On September 9, Bryan Snyder began painting a walkway mural at the Hilton Grand Vacations Club at MarBrisa resort in Carlsbad. Snyder and Carlsbad based artist Sean Dominguez completed the 75 ft. mural after four consecutive days of painting. MarBrisa Resort wanted  to create a very special sense of arrival for their  Owners and Guests […]

Carlsbad Magazine Chronicles 10 years of Snyder Art

The Artist Bryan Snyder has left his mark on Carlsbad with his work—and the village has left its mark on him by Wendy Hinman A homeless man sat on a bench in Carlsbad Village. He’d sat there since people could remember, cane in hand, seemingly asleep. People didn’t really look at him, they looked through […]

Sean Dominguez paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click all images to enlarge On May 13, Carlsbad artist Sean Dominguez finished a sea life themed mural on the Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) located on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad Village. On a weekend with a high chance of rain and a 100,000 shoppers in route for the Village […]

Snyder installs a new drip art sculpture in Carlsbad

Snyder installs a new drip art sculpture in Carlsbad On May 6 Carlsbad artist Bryan Snyder installed his newest drip art sculpture in the Carlsbad Village. The newest omnipresent drip art sculpture is the first collaboration installation between Snyder and son Henry. Learn more about Snyder’s omnipresent drip art sculptures.

Teen Street Art Workshop by Snyder

On Thrusday, May 4, Carlsbad Art Wall director Bryan Snyder introduced another group of teens from the Boys and Girls Club of Carlsbad to the creative process of street art. Snyder’s lesson focused on evolving a short word into a graphical composition. See some of Snyder past workshops: February 20 worshop November 16 workshop June […]

Only wieners leave their trash behind

Summer in Carlsbad is an amazing time of year. The suns rays barely reach hot, the ocean temperature flirts with warm and the days stretch long. Locals have the privilege of living where many plan their annual vacations to, but it does come at a price. Each year thousands of tourists pounce on the local […]

Snyder paints in Carlsbad studio in 360 VR/video

Bryan Snyder of Snyder Art and Design created a pet portrait in his Carlsbad, CA studio documented in 360 VR/video. The 360 video experience not supported in Safari. If viewing on an apple mobile device or tablet, view within the YouTube app. Contact for pet drip painting commission inquiries: theartist@snyderartdesign.com

Free Humanity paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click all images to enlarge On Saturday, February 25, Los Angeles artist Free Humanity painted an abstract mural on the Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) located on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad Village. Artists express their reactions to the world around them through a wide variety of mediums. Free Humanity is […]

Kris Markovich paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click all images to enlarge On Saturday, November 19, legendary skateboarding and emerging urban artist Kris Markovich painted a local tribute to his memories living in Carlsbad on the Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) located on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad Village. Markovich had been eyeing the Carlsbad Art Wall for […]

Kris Markovich to paint the Carlsbad Art Wall

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 19 and Sunday, Nov. 20 (all day) WHERE: Señor Grubby’s in Carlsbad Village (map) Professional skateboarding legend and emerging gallery and urban artist Kris Markovich will be painting a mural on the Carlsbad Art Wall on November 19 and 20 located at Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad Village. – PAST CAW ARTISTS […]

Sand One paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click all photos to enlarge On Saturday, August 27, prolific street artist and entrepreneur Sand One painted one of her signature “doll” character on the Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) located on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad Village. Fans of Sand promptly arrived at the CAW on Saturday, but were surprised […]

Dripping a Trail by Bryan Snyder

Dripping a Trail by Bryan Snyder Once dominated by the beach lifestyle, extreme sports and high school football, the Carlsbad Village community has evolved over the past 10 years into a thriving art scene. Murals now cover the local walls, art themed events scatter the calendar and a steady flow of street art installations keep […]

WIN original art by CAW Gloria Muriel

WIN ORIGINAL ART by Gloria Muriel HOW IT WORKS 1. Take photo of Gloria Muriel’s Carlsbad Art Wall mural (map) 2. Upload photo to Instagram 3. Tag @snyderart @senorgrubbys @gloriamuriel #CarlsbadArtWall – Most creative photo wins this original illustration by current CAW artist AND a $20 gift certificate to Grubby’s. Winner announced during the next […]

Snyder’s Street Art Workshop: Carlsbad Art Wall

Snyder’s Street Art Workshop: Carlsbad Art Wall In the days leading up to each Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) new mural, Snyder leads a teen street art workshop on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad village. On June 3, 2016, Snyder ran his workshop with teens from the Boys and Girls Club […]

Become a Snyder Art Ambassador

The Wave (2016) 48in.x36in. $550 (your commission: $100) I am excited to announce a new opportunity to join the team as a Snyder Art Ambassador. As a member of this team, you will be able to use your networking and creativity to help match some of my newest drip paintings to new homes. HOW IT […]

Legendary Locals of Carlsbad book

Legendary Locals of Carlsbad by Cynthia Mestad Johnson A collision of cultures in a seaside resort community, Carlsbad sits on a seven-mile stretch of white-sands beach idyllically located on the Pacific coast of north county San Diego. The idea of Carlsbad began in the late 1880s when two small groups of entrepreneurs ascended, simultaneously, from […]

Sebastien Walker paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click photos to enlarge The Carlsbad Flower Fields are not the only things exploding with spring season color. On March 26-27, 2016, Parisian muralist Sebastien Walker painted the Carlsbad Art Wall transforming the east facing exterior wall of Señor Grubby’s into a detailed gift of color and character. Born and raised in Paris, France and […]

Snyder’s Carlsbad Village Mural Map

Bryan Snyder, Carlsbad village artist and Carlsbad Art Wall creative director, has released an official Carlsbad Village Mural Map. This map contains the ultimate guide to street art and murals varying from large scale commissioned murals to small and hidden stencils by a variety of local and visiting Carlsbad village artists. Like public art, the […]

Sebastien Walker to paint Carlsbad Art Wall

WHAT: Sebastien Walker to paint Carlsbad Art Wall WHEN: March 26, 27 (all day) WHERE: Señor Grubby’s (map) The Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) project continues through its 2nd year with the wall’s first international artist. Parisian artist/designer Sebastien Walker, now living in Los Angeles, is scheduled to paint Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Señor Grubby’s […]


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