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2017-09-20

The Blind leading The Blind – by YOLA

On: black & white / female artist / Festivals / pasting / social messages / walls /

Polish born street artist Yola (Jola Kudela) was recently invited to take part in this year’s Art Festival CONTEXTS2017 in Sokolowsko Laboratorium Sztuki, Poland. Her project, “The Blind leading The Blind”, consisted of a 70m2 paste up and a video “I choose not to”.  The project is a social and political commentary. It speaks about the lack of political awareness, and our indifference and passivity to what is going on in today’s society. (more…)

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2017-09-19

Nuart 2017: Ian Strange

On: Festivals / industrial / landscape / partner news / unconventional / walls /

Besides contributing to the all-time Nuart classic ‘Aftenblad Wall’ (a large-scale billboard that has been taken over by different artists in the past years), the Australian Ian Strange left his posters of suburban homes with some bizarre twist all around the city of Stavanger. (more…)

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2017-09-18

Cúmul – where the limit meets the infinite

On: 3D / abstract / big walls / black & white / Exhibition / Festivals / inspirational / partner / unconventional /

The only places where you can break a limit is in your mind, heart, and soul and if you can manage to cross this borders, you’ll see how relative and unlimited is everything. The unlimited amount of options, the unlimited amount of realities, copies, and repetitions that create our lives. (more…)

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2017-09-17

Maria Callas 40th anniversary mural in Patras

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Greek born painter and art curator, Kleomenis Kostopoulos, aka KLE, recently created this inspiring mural depicting the famous opera singer, Maria Callas. This year is the 40th anniversary of her absence since she passed away in Paris on the 16th of September 1977 . (more…)

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CÚMUL

CÚMUL is an experimental laboratory with artists, designers and engineers from Barcelona that offers new architectural scenes. The physical limits disappear and the urban landscape becomes the canvas we work on and thus, fantastic scenes that make us doubt the established logic are generated.

Works on: 3D / abstract / black & white / industrial / instalations / street objects / unconventional / walls /

Spencer Tunick

Spencer Tunick stages scenes in which the battle of nature against culture is played out against various backdrops, from civic center to desert sandstorm, man and woman are returned to a preindustrial, pre-everything state of existence.

Works on: instalations / landscape / on the road / social messages / unconventional /

INTERVIEW:

Manolo Mesa

We chatted with Manolo Mesa a young Andalusian artist born in Cadiz (Spain). His works have long inspired us and it is about time that this interview has been made! A passionate spiritual painter that sees walls as canvases, Nature lover and traveler. His contemporary creativity is driven by rituals and loves to make us all think!

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September 15, 2017 to October 21, 2017

“GENERATOR” by Kaufman

Swinton Gallery presents a new exhibition by the English artist Kaufman.The project Generator of the artist Kaufman (1975, Hitchin, England) is based on a return to the origins where the black on white can evoke the ink and the paper or the coal and the wall of lime. A generator of alternatives in search of the essential minimum reduction, through a geometric abstraction based on the study of the line as the beginning and the end.

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September 22, 2017 to September 24, 2017

Meeting of Styles Houston 2017

Celebrating it’s 16th Anniversary, Meeting of Styles comes to East End Houston for the fifth annual edition of the Meeting of Styles Houston graffiti and mural art showcase and will primarily take place on September 22-24, 2017.

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September 09, 2017 to October 09, 2017

“Leiria, paredes com história: ARTE PÚBLICA”

It is an event dedicated to public art, which will take place in Leiria (Portugal) curated by Ricardo Romero | Matilha Project.

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September 01, 2017 to September 30, 2017

HAND LUGGAGE ONLY! – NUART GALLERY GROUP SHOW

12 artists from 10 countries across 4 continents will shortly be descending upon Stavanger to leave their mark for the 17th edition of NUART FESTIVAL.

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telmomiel

September 01, 2017 to September 29, 2017

Telmo Miel 5 Year Anniversary

From the 1st until 29th of September 2017 Telmo Miel will celebrate their 5 year Anniversary at our gallery in
Rotterdam. The will display some fine art prints with a selection of a few murals they did in the past few
years.

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December 08, 2017 to December 10, 2017

Meeting of Styles Ecuador 2017

The biggest graffiti festival in the world comes to Ecuador in the city of Machachi. The best artists of urban art, as well as activities such as robot battles, concerts, mapping that will give different and entertaining alternatives for the attendees.

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stinkfish

September 22, 2017 to October 08, 2017

‘Portraits in Transit’

BSMT SPACEpresents STINKFISH  first solo exhibition of works on paper.This Colombia-based artist considers himself a Graffitist, his life revolves around graffiti and its principles of independence, anonymity, freedom and illegality.

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June 01, 2017 to November 05, 2017

“DEBRIS” by Vhils

 This is the second installment of an ongoing series of traveling solo exhibitions by Vhils.
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Arte Publica Leiria

“Leiria, paredes com história: ARTE PÚBLICA” is a public art event organized by the association Riscas Vadias, in partnership with Câmara Municipal de Leiria, and curated by Ricardo Romero | Projecto Matilha. (more…)

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Nuart Festival

Nuart is an international contemporary street and urban art festival, held annually in Stavanger, Norway since 2001. From the first week of September an invited international team of street artists leave their mark on the city’s walls, both indoor and out, creating one of Europe’s most dynamic and constantly evolving public art events. (more…)

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“BLOOP” Art FESTIVAL

BLOOP International Proactive Art Festival takes place every year in Ibiza during July and August since 2011. It is completely independent, self financed and all activities are for free. (more…)

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Urban Festival IBUG

The IBUg an Urban Culture Festival is in central Germany, a laboratory for international urban artists and a way of life. IBUg your life and get together! What started as an unofficial graffiti Meeting, has developed into an urban culture project of international renown since 2006. (more…)

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2017-08-28

5 walls of El Niño De Las Pinturas in ROME

On: characters / Collaboration / illustrations / partner news / walls /

“ S I K A M E ”, a trip into the suburbs of Rome. 5 Roman authors, met Sikame painted by El Niño De Las Pinturas & Lucas Carrillo (Granada - Spain) on 5 walls in 5 districts of Rome:

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2017-08-29

Meeting of Styles – Budapest 2017

On: big walls / characters / Collaboration / Festivals / graffiti / lettering/calligraphy / partner / partner news /

One year ago we all got inspired by the Budapest - Meeting of Styles family and this year they are back again with some amazing pieces!!