Kategorie Düsseldorf

The gong sounds to the next round for 40° Urban Art Festival

When I posted about the birthday party for Kiefernstraße two days ago, it had escaped my attention that this celebration is also simultaneously the next 40° Urban Art Festival in Düsseldorf. If I have counted correctly, this is the 5th festival in a row since 2013, when it started with the first edition. Since then […]

For us Kiefernstraße – for you Königsallee

This year Kiefernstraße celebrates its 40th anniversary and we all have the chance to participate the celebrations. I would like to draw your attention to it’s marathon birthday party starting 21.8.2021, which will not stop until 29.8.2021. And who knows the spirit of Kiefern will know: no wish will remain unfulfilled and no eye dry. […]

No Easter Bunnies in Essen too

A closer look to the blogposts of the past few years showed, that I have thematized a number of Easter accessoires like eggs and hares. Even umbrella drinks for easter have beeen a theme and a proper and representative carriage. What remains after that all? Easter lambs! Nada! Not a single lamb to be found […]

My funny valentine

Tax declaration is overdue, if you know what I mean. I’m desperate and I’m looking for excuses. So Valentine’s Day is just in time for me. Its good enough for the big escape. Today love is my main topic and so it was obvious to look out for pictures of love in my box of […]

Fanfare – Flourish – Drumbeat – Tätäää

Lindner Hotel City Plaza; Level 6; Karneval; SEI LEISE Do you remember? The little extras in the course of a year? We should be right in the middle of such a highlight – the so called 5th season. Its carnival time, and today, with women’s carnival, should be the kickoff for the street carnival. Storming […]

The Masked Singer – Essen vs. Berlin

The list of closed facilites because of Corona is endless (#FUCKCORONA) and to find good entertainment is possible to a limited extent. What remains is TV, but to find something apart the US elections, Trump, Biden or even Corona is hard. OK – my Berlin friend and my humble self come out now to be […]

SEI LEISE – New Düsseldorf findings

Hardly any art scene reacts so quickly and so visibly for everyone to what is happening in the world like the street art scene does. Cologne based street artist Tim Ossege aka SEI LEISE has a fine tuned radar for the vibrations in society – and he has the artistic skills to transport it to […]

R.F. ART – New Düsseldorf findings

A sharpened pencil and RF, his initials, in a red star, that is the trademark of R.F.ART. Artur Hellnwein aka RF aka RISING F ART is a Cologne based street artis who describes his art as „Mash-Up-Art“. His newest series of paste-ups is titled ARTITÜDE, a word mixed up by the two words „Art“ and […]

BÄDBOY – New Düsseldorf findings

I’ve always liked it, the Cheshire Cat, which is a fictional cat popularised by Lewis Carroll in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. During 40° Urban Art Festival 2015, I met this critter all the time as alter ego of BÄDBOY, who is a Düsseldorf based graffiti writer and street artist. In the last days I have […]

Take a Butcher’s Gallery reports back

With two good news Take a Butcher’s Gallery reports back after a long compulsory break (#FUCKCORONA). From Saturday Aug 15 on they invite to see works of NEAN, including older but also new and unseen works. The opening night will be a non-party event and a bit different due to the circumstances. They can only […]