Kategorie WAT UP Festival

WAT UP Festival – Finish

Bochum was very active for street art this year. In addition to Wright Festival, which has a tradition of 3 years now, they have put a new festival on track for Bochum Wattenscheid. Both festivals produced 5 new murals each. In Wattenscheid, now the scaffoldings of the last 3 murals have been dismantled. MISTER OREO […]

WAT UP Festival – Beware of the predators at Hochstraße

Now that the scaffoldings are dismantled from the buildings next to Alte Post at Hochstraße 35 and 39 – 41, pedestrians are doing well to cross to the other side of the street. Not only to get a better view, but to get in distance to the teeth of a number of sharks populating those […]

WAT UP Festival – work in progress

Two of five murals of 1st WAT UP Festival in Bochum Wattenscheid were still missing and as the rain paused in the late morning, I once more headed for Bochum, to get a glimpse of the work of REBELZER and BIRD x KIBE. The FREAKS from the distant North seem to feel happy in our […]

WAT UP Festival – work in progress

Up to today I have visited 3 of the 5 new murals announced to be created for 1st WAT UP Festival. Working process progresses and is in different stages at Hochstraße, where 3 of the 5 new murals are located. Mr. OREO and his friend DIC have finished their wall at Hochstraße 45. They were […]

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 […]