Mitchell Schorr


Mitchell Schorr is one of the best-known urban mural artists in the world having painted 3-d murals in and around many of NY City’s parks for more than a decade. 

His murals have been featured on NY1’s New Yorker of the Week, Fox 5’s Good Day NY, and in the movie New York I Love You, starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Christie. His is mostly known for his work "Da Race” Murals. Some of his works are as big as 4 blocks and as high as ten story buildings. He produced more than 10 pieces in Detroit where he was commissioned to paint "Da Race" on the Riverfront, on one of the most renown building in the city -The Renaissance centre and GM headquarter. 

Some of his work has been purchased by the Detroit Institute of the Arts (DIA) and is now part their permanent collection. 

Mitchell’s repertoire goes well beyond the “Da Race” work. Notably his “Porn Stars” series which is now on the streets of New York (pictures below) and is attracting a lot of notoriety. He recently was featured in the reputed Nakid Magazine - Issue IV: Winter 2016 edition. 

Virtue (2004) 51x61cm (20_x24_) Oil on C
Porn Star Series_Kitty 27'x39' (68.6x99.
Porn Star Series_Bambi 27'x39' (68.6x99.
Vice (2004) 61x46cm (24_x18_) Oil on Can
Porn Star Series_Jodie 27'x39' (68.6x99.
Porn Series - _Jackie_ 27 x 39 inch (002
Oxygen (2004) 61x61cm (24_x24_) Oil on C
On Landing and Take Off (2004) 30
No Smoking! (2004) 30


2015 Live Art Event, Macey and Sons Auctioneers and Valuers Limited, in collaboration with Hublot (the Swiss luxury watchmaker); Hublot boutique, California Tower, and Cé La Vi Hong Kong; Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong

2014 Da Race, Wasseman Projects, Detroit, MI

2013 Fountain Art Fair, with Uprise Art, New York, NY

2012 Hot in the Kitchen, David Burkes, Bloomindales, New York, NY

2010 Flying Soles and Paintings, Part 2, 127 Brick Lane, London, England

2009 Surf into Summer, The Fashion District BID Presents Fashion Center Windows, NYC

2008 Ice Cream Social, Sara Nightingale Gallery, 688 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, NY

2007 I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream For Ice Cream, Pool Art Fair, Cavalier Hotel, Miami, FL

1998 Orientation, The National Arts Club, New York, NY

1989 Carnegie Mellon School of Art, Pittsburg, PA