Eduardo Kobra "Mount Rushmore of Art" Mural at 10th and 22nd in Chelsea, NYC

location_onEmpire Diner, New York, New York

New Eduardo Kobra mural going up in Chelsea, NYC at 10th Ave and 22nd St.

The "Mount Rushmore of Art" mural is replacing a long standing robot/steampunk mural by street artist Pixel Pancho that went up in June 2016. The mural is located above (the often shuttered and reopened) Empire Diner and features famed artists: Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, Keith Haring, and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Eduardo Kobra works on Andy Warhol's portrait.

Eduardo Kobra is a famous street artist from Sau Paulo, Brazil. Born January 1, 1976, Eduardo Kobra is known for his brightly colored murals that typically feature portraits made with repeating squares and triangles.

You can see a mix of styles on this piece, representing each of the artists' signature styles.

A member of Team Kobra works on the portrait of Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Progress being made on the portraits

Everyone who passes by looks up in wonder or stops for a moment to watch.

Eduardo Kobra works on Frida Kahlo's portrait