JR x José Parlá (The Wrinkles Of The City, La Havana, Alfonso Ramon Fontaina Batista, 2012)
In 2012, JR collaborates with Cuban-American artist José Parlá on the latest iteration of The Wrinkles of the City: a huge mural installation in Havana, undertaken for the Havana Biennale, for which JR and Parlá photographed and recorded 25 senior citizens who had lived through the Cuban revolution, creating portraits which Parlá, who is of Cuban descent, interlaced with palimpsestic calligraphic writings and paintings.
Visit José Parlá' website
JR x Liu Bolin, JR Through the Eye of Liu Bolin
In March 2012, on the 11 Spring Street building (a landmark for street art), JR collaborates with Chinese artist Liu Bolin and becomes invisible in front of a pasting of Liu Bolin's eye.
Visit Liu Bolin' website
JR x Takashi Murakami
In November 2011, JR collaborates with Japanese artist Takashi Murakami for the cover of Clark magazine. Their portrait is taken in front of an Inside Out backdrop.