The World Is His Canvas

Ernest Zacharevic’s colourful murals breathe new life into old city walls.

words stephanie wong
artworks ernest zacharevic unless otherwise stated

Like a kid scribbling on walls, Ernest Zacharevic’s colourful murals breathe new life into old city walls.

Currently based in Penang, Malaysia, the 29-year-old Ernest Zacharevic leads a fairly nomadic life, travelling the globe to draw inspiration from different communities and environments, and to suss out new urban canvases for his art.

Read more in the May-July 2016 issue of little.