Marcello Ibanez, is an international multidisciplinary Argentinean chalk artist based in Miami, whose practice is based upon playful retro eras and colorful pop-art figures. With a painterly eye, comedy, frivolity and optimism his work might be viewed as an appreciation for pop culture and vibrant modern art with a smirk.
With a background in photography, custom designed art and unique style he expresses himself through several techniques, including the old style of finger painting. Marcelo’s work is constantly evolving as a response to different environments and surfaces (chalkboards, canvas, wood, metal, concrete, stone, etc.), allowing him to showcase his heart and soul.
His exclusive chalk art has gained international exposure and media attention leading the path to celebrities, TV appearances, newspaper articles, Fortune 500 companies, renowned galleries, exhibits and cultural events.