Artist-Designed Yachts: No Longer Exclusively for the Blue Chip Crowd

09/17/2010 10:41 AM |

ROA bird on a boat in Italy

Sure, it’s not a Jeff Koons emblazoned on a Greek billionaire’s private cruise ship moored in Monte Carlo, but Belgian-born street artist ROA—who had a show in Bushwick in May—painted two of his trademark mangy, black-and-white animals on the hull of this humble vessel in Ancona, Italy, during the city’s POP UP! 2010 art festival. Click through the jump to see the other side.

ROA rat on a boat in Italy

Also, Italian art festivals look cooler than ours, but I suppose that’s not especially surprising. (WorldsBestEver)