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Wright Festival 2020

From 9. October to 19. Oktober, Bochum is under the sign of graffiti and urban art. Wright Festival goes for its fourth round and has announced 3 new murals to be designed besides a number of several other events. Please find their schedule with addresses and artists below. Mural 1: RANDOM EXP x SEMOR at […]

Wright Festival Bochum – Three of Five

Three of five murals, produced by this years Wright Festival, are finished and show their faces to the public, now that the scaffoldings have been dismantled. This years murals are widely scattered over the city. Wiemelhausen, Ehrenfeld, Goldhamme, and the inner city. At Alte Hattinger Straße 11, André Silva aka TRAFIC, Dortmund based street artist, […]

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

37 shades of grey provide evidence, grey can be much more than a colour between black and white. Grey, mousy, stone and blush grey, the swarm of carrier pigeons, designed by TERA1 and JAYB are different, but not that much. They come together in a grey matter, except for that one and only pink one. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wright Festival Bochum – Murals at Springerplatz 40

What should have been a post about my 2nd day in Berlin, turns out to be one more delay. Yes – there is a life outside of Berlin too. That is why I headed for Bochum this morning first of all, where at Springerplatz 40 the scaffoldings had been removed. Now the passerby has an […]

Wright Festival Bochum – ZONE56 & REBEL73 have finished their mural at Königsallee 2

An expierience I often have is, taking pictures in the streets, passerbys ask themselves what the hell is that woman taking pictures of there? I see them hesitate and look to the direction, the camera points out, which is mostly contrary to the normal lines of sight, a pedestrian commonly has. The new mural at […]

Wright Festival Bochum – progress of work at this year’s murals

At Springerplatz 40, mural 1 by SINERO was finished. The neighbours, Olli Rose & Jan Schoch aka TEAM FORCE & FIRE, are in full swing. Their work might be finished til the next weekend. Due to illness of one of the artists based in East Germany, the published schedule of Wright Festival had got mixed up […]

Wright Festival Bochum – Stefanie Levers at Viktoriastraße 2

Due to their published schedule Wright Festival should have opened an exhibition yesterday.

Wright Festival Bochum – EINSA CE „My Room“

Due to their published schedule Wright Festival opened EINSA CE’s show „My Room“ which is a walkable installation in a shopwindow. The artist has installed one of his electronical/mechanical entities, a fox, in the middle of a big pile of autumn leaves. He has emptied a number of sacks with leaves, collected nearby, to the […]