ADD FUEL is the world wide work of Diogo Machado, illustrator and street artist.
Sacramento, California, USA
Curated by LeBasse Projects
Although his true origins are still a matter of dispute between Portugal and Spain, João Rodrigues Cabrilho (or Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo) has long been thought of a Portuguese navigator in service of the Spanish crown. Having been the first European to have navigated along the coast of the present-day state of California, I felt a connection I had to explore in this particular mural, together with the patterned tile work.
Photos ©Roderick Cooney