Invader Trades Vintage Video Games for the Pink Panther in Latest Street Art Mosaic

The French street artist Invader, known for his surreptitious tile installations portraying characters from vintage video games including “Pac-Man” and “Space Invaders” — at least one of which he actually sent into space — on streets around the world and, more recently, at PULSE Miami, is expanding his repertoire to include vintage cartoon characters. He recently completed a large Pink Panther mosaic (above) in Paris.

Invader installed his portrait of the cartoon feline in Paris’s Impasse Delaunay, a dead-end street near Père Lachaise Cemetery. According to the site Street Art News, this marks the prolific tiler’s 1,039th installation on the streets of Paris.

— Benjamin Sutton

(Photos courtesy the artist, via Street Art News.)