Archiv für den Monat September 2019

40° Urban Art Festival 2019

In times like today, where racist parties become popular again, it’s important to make a mark. With an impressive number of national and international artists, the organizers of 40° Urban Art Festival set a sign that couldn’t be clearer. Klaus Klinger & others LACUNA OTTO SCHADE aka OSCH & BARTOTAINMENT „GOLEM“

#AllesFürsKlima

Millions of people worldwide are going to participate in demonstrations for a better climate policy on 20. September. In more than 150 countries and on all continents environmental organizations and Fridays for Future call for demonstrations. In Essen two pieces have appeared in prominent places, referring to this topic. Both were made by unnamed artists.

HoF Auf der Donau in September

Of course, I know exactly, the best time for visits at our local halls of fame are working days. The badest idea is a visit on a Saturday, when our halls of fame are busy. But sometimes you have no choice and so I headed for HoF Auf der Donau last Saturday, and bursted into […]

Wright Festival 2019

From 18. September to 6. Oktober, Bochum is under the sign of graffiti and urban art. Wright Festival goes for its third round and has announced a number of new murals to be designed. Please find their preliminary schedule with addresses and artists below. Mural 1: TERAONE x JAYB at Wilhem Stumpfstr. 49 (starts 27.9.)Mural […]

Steel, Concrete & Cans

For several years now the street worker team of Duisburg’s youth welfare office organizes events for young graffiti sprayers. Last Saturday they met at Emscherhalle for this years graffiti contest „Stahl, Beton & Dosen“. At 4:30 pm the winners were named. The first place on the podium was shared between OREO x TRAFIC x DIC […]

Seen in passing

My way to Duisburg last Saturday, where Hall of Fame Duisburg organized a graffiti battle at Emscherhalle, commenced according to the standards of the scene with a painted S6 heading for Cologne.

One Thing is for sure – The Change

Hall of Fame Zollstraße unknown Artist (12/2018) & EIER (02/2019) „KING OF THE DAY“ unknown artist (06/2019) & A1ONE? (09/2019)

HoF Zollstraße in September

Visits of Hall of Fame Zollstraße cause a week feeling in my stomach. Each time the excavators come closer. Today there was a loud jackhammer noise and in those seconds, I thought the worst of all – fallen walls. But they are still standing, and there are still jewels to be found. More pictures -> […]

Home Street Home – Krefeld

For the first time 4 cities of the Lower Rhine Region have joined, to host and organize a street art festival. Mönchengladbach Krefeld, Neuss and Geldern have launched „Home Street Home“. From 7.7.- 29.9.2019 they arrange an Urban Art Festival, which reflects the great varity and quality of urban art scene of this region. Each […]