The third annual UPEA street art festival took over Finland in September. Artists attending the UPEA18 edition organized between 1.–30.9.2018 included: Andrew Hem, Case Maclaim, David de la Mano, Sainer, Fabio Petani, Leon Keer,
Gummy Gue, Helen Bur, Sepe, How & Nosm, Isaac Cordal, Jussi TwoSeven, Kenor, Mantra, Natalia Rak, Robert Proch, Pertti Jarla, Eero Lampinen, Silja Selonen and Waone.
The multi-city street art festival UPEA invited the most talented artists from all over the world to create large-scale murals and public artwork in 12 different cities in Finland. Together the projects formed an imposing and versatile series of curated walls and surroundings that includes some of the most spectacular public art projects ever seen in Finland.
UPEA is the only nationwide and by far the biggest street art event in the country. The festival features through its programme some of the current and most prominent artists from the street art scene. UPEA is organized by Upeart association (non-profit).