Kategorie Event

1st WAT UP Festival

I thought this would be a quiet autumn day, sitting at the breakfast table this morning, making my plans for the upcoming week. I almost choked on myself, discovering a FB post about a new urban art festival in my region. I would like to draw your attention to WAT UP Festival, which will produce […]

Wright Festival Bochum – TERA1 & JAYB at Wilhelm Stumpf Straße 49

Carrier pigeons belong to the Ruhr area like mining towers, cinder hills and the kiosk next corner. „Racehorse of the man in the streets“ it is respectfully called and in our area they were the favorite pastime for miners. TERA1 and JAYB are going to eternalize them at a wall at Wilhelm Stumpf Straße 49 […]

40° Urban Art Festival 2019 – 3rd day of the jump

For me this 3rd day of 40° Festival was a day filled with pure graffiti. A number of new writers came into play, who were able to spray at weekends only, as they had to work during the week. Those people who know me, know, that I still have my problems reading styles. This time […]

40° Urban Art Festival 2019 – 2nd day of the jump

This years 40° Festival is going to reach its peak today. With a big party, starting at 2pm with Killa Kalle and DJ NST at the turntables, and in the early evening until late night with a number of live acts at a stage which was lovingliy prepared by TOM71 and RADON. Work process is […]

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“

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 […]

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 […]

Berlin Mural Festival goes to the 2nd round

It’s out now: Berlin Mural Fest goes to the 2nd round. And it seems that the Dixons, who are the organizers, have learnt from the faults of last year. Today they have announced the locations of some of the walls and the identity of the artists, painting them. For those who are in Berlin a […]

Pottwall Jam 2019 – After the Jump

You’re welcome to feel sorry for me. Meanwhile a new heat wave is rolling over the country and since last Saturday, when I just survived this year’s Pottwall Jam, I have locked up myself in my darkened appartment. My confirmed habit is to visit the finished walls the day after, to take pictures of them. […]