Project Boneyard – New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft (15 photos)

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“Boneyard Project” – is an unique event, that bringing together graffiti and American warplanes. Maecenas Eric Firestone had the idea to decorate with graffiti decommissioned military aircraft, which are located on the famous Boneyard airplane graveyard in the desert of Arizona. More than 30 of the best urban graffiti artists worked on the transformation of the world five decommissioned aircraft.

Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft


In this photo: Douglas DC-3, a composition called “warning shot” created graffiti artist under the name “RETNA”.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Planes, transformed the efforts of artists, graffiti can be seen in the exhibition center of the museum of aeronautics Pima Air and Space Museum in Tkusone. Exhibition will last until mid-May. The photo – Lockheed Jetstar plane composition called “Tigers”, created by the artist graffiti Andrew Schultz.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
The first part of the project Boneyard called ‘Nose Job’, appeared in the summer of 2011. The artists were invited to paint the noses of military aircraft. Eric says: “The second part of the project includes five aircraft, painted by leading artists, graffiti world.”
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Jason Vavra, who spoke on the project photographer Boneyard, says: “The establishment of each work took a different amount of time, and some were created in just three days. On the other had to work for weeks and take breaks. On some aircraft worked one artist, painted several others who worked on the team. ” In pictures: Andrew Schultz paints aircraft Lockheed Jetstar, decorating his composition “Tigers.”
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
“This project for him – a great event,” says Jason. “Just imagine, graffiti artists, who painted decommissioned military aircraft! This has never happened! he was witness to how the project was conceived and how it is implemented, and he can assure you that nothing like that will be created soon. It’s just incredible! In words, this does not tell me such a miracle must see with his own eyes, and the sooner the better, because it has a chance to witness such a long time before be presented! “In the photo: Douglas DC-3, a composition called” Phoenix Metal ” created by graffiti artists ‘HOW & NOSM’.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
“airplane graveyard” Boneyard is more than four thousand aircraft. In this photo: an image of “aircraft graveyard” Boneyard, obtained with the help of Google Earth
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Aircraft Beechcraft C-45, a composition titled “Naughty Angels,” created by graffiti artist under the name “Faile”.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
The nose of the aircraft Douglas DC-3, a composition called ‘Jerky Jermal’, created by graffiti artist under the name ‘Bast’.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Douglas DC-3, a composition called “warning shot” created graffiti artist under the name “RETNA”.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Working without a title created by graffiti artist under the name ‘Saner’.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Douglas DC-3, a composition called “Phoenix Metal”, created by graffiti artists ‘HOW & NOSM’.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Douglas DC-3, a composition called “warning shot” created graffiti artist under the name “RETNA”.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft
Andrew Schulz is working on a composition of “Tigers”, the aircraft Lockheed Jetstar.
Project Boneyard - New Life Of Decommissioned Military Aircraft