Miami Beach Sunbather mural
hand painted illustration of a sunbather by Daniel Fila
sunbather in progress beach miami daniel fila

The Sunbather series

Category: Murals Medium: Aerosol, latex Size: 115' x 20'

She has become an iconic image over the years. Originally, the idea was to bring Miami Beach to Biscayne Boulevard. I had a great wall, and needed money to execute this so I sold prints of the piece before it was even made based on the concept alone. Since her inception, she has landed in national advertisements, and the major motion picture by Paramount Pictures, "Pain and Gain", starring Mark Walberg and Dwayne Johnson. 

Here are a list of her original Sponsors:
The Michael Margulies Artist agency, The Benamor GroupInto Action TreatmentD.O.GPrinthouse U.S.A, and Oppenheim Architecture + Design.

The series has since continued, and there is more to come. 


New Times -

New Times - "The Ten Best Murals Outside Wynwood"

Daniel Fila, AKA Krave is featured in this article with nine other artists for his mural, "The Sunbather", located at Biscayne Boulevard and Northeast 37th Street in Miami. The New Times ranks Dan's among the top ten murals in the city, outside the Wynwood area.  The original Sunbather mural achieved international exposure when it was featured in Michae read more