billboard house hosts an artist for a 10 day mural project
billboard house hosts an artist for a 10 day mural project billboard house hosts an artist for a 10 day mural project
mar 28, 2013

billboard house hosts an artist for a 10 day mural project

‘billboard house’ by julio gomez trevilla, polanco, mexico city

all images courtesy of julio gomez trevilla / la agencia VIVA




‘billboard house’ is a small dwelling annexed to one of the large urban canvases ubiquitous in densely populated mexico city. the campaign by scribe, underwritten by a consortium of ad agencies and marketing firms, recently hosted artist cecilia beaven for ten days while she drew the bold and whimsical requests of twitter followers. the prefabricated home served as her living quarters while she painted the imaginary creatures, absurd visions and fantastic dreams populating the minds of people across the city.




the artist speaks about her 10 day experience of living in her work. video in spanish only. video courtesy of scribe



view of the roof deck

image © julio gomez trevilla



interior views

image © julio gomez trevilla



project info:



project: billboard houseclient: scribe méxico design : julio gómez trevillasite : alejandro dumas 123, polanco, df.area: 16m2date: febrero- marzo 2013



via gizmag

  • hehehe..liked the idea….:)…must be worth trial…if such billboard are in quite place then its ok..or full night traffic noise…

    Nicky says:
  • this is way cool

    dbkii says:
  • It looks awesome! Would love to know where is this in Mexico City 😀

    Bryan says:

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