This is a matter of the heart! I would like to draw your attention to an event next to Düsseldorf Werhahn S. The railway area next to this station is a space off and an area off-limits. It will be opened to the public from 23rd August, 6 pm to 24th August 11 pm. 15 […]
About 4 km north of Düsseldorf main station, the former marshalling yard and freight depot, Düsseldorf Derendorf, was situated. From 1941 – 1944, from here jews from the government district Düsseldorf have been deported to the extermination camps. In April 2012, a memorial was established south of Jülich bridge, to commemorate the more than 6.000 […]
Train passengers starting/arriving at Fligern S have to learn, that there was a change in the appearance of the surrounding facades of two houses, visible best from the platform. Both walls were painted by an unknown artist.
Coky is a graffiti artist based in Düsseldorf and even if my visits in Düsseldorf are not very rare, to find a new piece of him or of his DAC crew, is a highlight each time. So it was last Wednesday, when I visited Kiefernstraße, where the sound isolation wall just got a new […]
Money makes the world go around and that’s what this spectacular exhibition shows in all artworks exibited. Defacing the banknotes with a variety of techniques from freehand, stencil, acrylic, spraypaint, marker pen to collage, leads to a new meaning and nominal worth becomes a side-note.
These days BRAUSE, a flagship of Düsseldorf’s subculture, has turned 18 years of age and faded away simultaneously. With a final smile and a last party, it was celebrated once more, to say good bye in dignity and with a smile on the faces.
In the course of their latest exhibition Urban Creatures at Take A Butcher’s Gallery, a number of artists seem to have lost their way in Düsseldorf’s urban djungle. Somehow they have stranded at Apollo-Platz and met a paste up of ARDIF. Since then ARDIF’s djungle cat has got company by a number of the strange […]
Take a Butcher’s Gallery starts „URBAN CREATURES“ – European group show with 4 artists from England, France, Switzerland and Austria
Yes indeed, I know this is unusual and late as well. But for those of you who are open for a vernissage on a Thursday, this may turn out to be an adventure. Take a Butcher’s Gallery shows a group show with: DMSTFF from England – Pasted, sprayed, sketched or drawn – whichever medium: Punk’s […]
… I think that this conclusion is probably permissible. ARDIF, French street artist, has visited Düsseldof a few days ago on the occasion of the opening of his solo show „MACHINaturE vs MachiNATURE“. He took the chance and spread a number of new paste-ups all around and disappeared again in night and fog. Yesterday I have […]
How do you measure the success of an exhibition? I would say that this question is easy to answer. The proportion of exhibited works and red dots, showing that the work is sold, tells enough. According to this, the newest exhibition opened at Pretty Portal on 22nd March, is the most successful exhibition ever. Düsseldorf […]