‘Narcissus’ is Borondo’s latest mural in London and probably the most beautiful I have seen in a while. Not just because a perfect execution, but also the placement of this piece is outstanding.
As in the legend, we see Narcissus reflection in the water, but what we see here could in some way be a reflection of ourselves, Borondo namely painted the portrait in a way that it confronts us, upside-down, using the water’s reflection to create this effect. The video below is magic, promise.
This beautiful mural was made possible thanks to RexRomae, not the last collaboration we hope.

Images by RexRomae via San


Author: Fran

Founder and editor of Urbanite. Street Art lover who after the finishing her MA thesis on the muralist movement in the 1920-50s, developed a fascination for street art and graffiti that eventually led to collaborations with different art blogs, including the creation of this one.

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  1. mfryan

    Love the piece, and the video captures it perfectly, in a way that photography couldn’t. Thanks for sharing.