It’s holiday time, the bear is off the chain at NRW’s airports and the 9€-ticket flushes lots of guests into town. This also benefits our Halls of Fame, which are currently experiencing an influx of guests from near and far. GOMEZ, a Berlin based writer, has also been drawn to Essen. He brought his style, […]

Admittedly, a little breathless and because of the tropical temperatures quite thirsty I reached the graffiti tunnel in Meiderich and for the first time I was very happy about this dim and above all cool place. Under the strict gaze of Darth vader I took the catwalk acompanied by SIRIUS’s grey tabby cat and Anna […]

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Freizeitzentrum West (FZW) has a long history since 1968. Opened at the old location on Neuer Graben in Dortmund’s west side as a district centre, over time, it developed more and more into an event and cultural centre. Today, housed in a larger building at Ritterstraße, right next to the „Dortmunder U“, the FZW is […]

What do you think, hearing the nickname „handsome Hermann“? I, for one, imagined everything possible, but I would never have thought of an art gallery. But it seems to have escaped my attention that there is an art gallery in Eltingviertel, at the very edge of Kreativ Quartier Nord, that bears that name. And that’s […]

Pottporus takes over the project management of the second phase of Bridge Stories, a project developed by Hörde International e.V. and the Dortmund artist Silvia Liebig. As part of the first project phase in 2021, Silvia Liebig created the sound collage „Hörde, here Hörde“ from interviews with more than 100 people from Hörde, which now […]

Have they all suddenly gone crazy!??? Sure, the „Night of the Museums“, that’s always exhausting. But a weekend with a series of exhibition openings – that’s maddening! OK – Here it comes again! I would like to draw your attention to Düsseldorf again, where Atelier Tintenmaid, Merowingerstraße 28, opens the group show „Urban Grace Activists“ […]

Legal walls can be used for more than only fun. KEDO, member of 134crew, also uses his talent to draw attention to Rosa’s fate. Rosa is 8 years old, loves dinosaurs and is in the second grade. She has leukaemia and urgently needs a stem cell donation. And even though Rosa has found a donor […]

Heike and Axel, the owners of Take A Butcher’s Gallery in Düsseldorf Flingern, Hoffeldstraße 42, dare something. Last Monday they left the orderly, planned paths and simply opened the door to the urban beautification vandals. They have handed over the gallery keys to LILL.Y and LACK, two Düsseldorf based sprayers who have been designing walls […]