Shane Turner is a professional mural artist who has created stunning works of art on walls and large surfaces in a variety of countries, including Africa, the UAE, and Europe. He is known for his technical expertise and attention to detail, which is essential in ensuring that his murals are long-lasting and highly detailed.
One of the keys to Shane's success is his understanding of surface preparation and the use of various materials to give his paintings the best chance of surviving harsh weather conditions. This includes the use of fillers, primers, basecoats, sealants, and protective coats. These techniques help to create a solid foundation for the mural, ensuring that it will stand the test of time.
In addition to his technical skills, Shane is also a master at understanding space and design. He has a keen eye for how a mural can impact its surroundings and knows how to use design elements to create beautiful and meaningful works of art.
In 2002 Shane Joined Stargazer art Producing murals for childrens bedrooms, churches, shopfronts, casino and advertising murals. notable clients
2004 Started Paintdrop Productions and then in 2014 renamed the company to Paint Addiction. The Production of murals averaged at eighty murals a year with an unrecorded amount of projects to date. Artwork was created for both businesses and for private homes, with the biggest clients being Emperors Palace Casino
Johannesburg, Prima toys south africa, twenty eight showrooms in thirty days
Qata, Villagio Mall: 28000 sqr/m ceiling cloud mural in Villagio Mall, Qata, subcontracted to La Studio.
Dubai, Esfahan Resturant, Large canvass installation murals, subcontracted to Lateral Passage
Johannesburg, The International Pentecost Holiness Church (or IPHC) subcontracted to Stargazer Art
Dubai, four Pediatric Reception Areas for Ambulatory Healthcare Services 'SEHA' subcontracted to Lateral Passage
Johannesburg, Eight Hamleys Stores
Johannesburg, Emperors Palace murals subcontracted to Akhataka Desigh
Johannesburg, Christian Family Church
Ireland, Edward J Valentines Bar
Johannesburge, Kidzania, subcontracted to Vurses
Czech Republic, The Dubliner, subcontracted to OL IRISH PUBS LIMITED
Ireland, Glen royal hotel subcontracted to Fran Halpin Art
Czech Republic, Dirty Nellys subcontracted to OL IRISH PUBS LIMITED
to mention but a few
Shane is also passionate about working with clients and takes great care to understand their ideas and direction. He is able to take their vision and bring it to life through his incredible artistic ability. This combination of technical expertise, understanding of design, and dedication to his clients has made Shane a highly sought-after mural artist and the pillar of his success.