Kategorie Bochum

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 […]

Sold Out Gallery shows „slow grow“ – group show with BIRD & KIBE

They have looked and found. That is what is said about a good match, when everything comes together. The time when the two single writers, KIBE and BIRD join and grew to a team, was over long before I came across and found one of their pieces. But even a newbe like me could see […]

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 […]

One Thing is for sure – The Change

This wall in Bochum at Königswall, near Tana Schanzara Platz, once was a high class paste-up spot, occupied mainly by KSA, a local artist. What happened? The change has struck again.

Sold Out Gallery shows „slow grow“ – group show with BIRD & KIBE

Graffiti scene in the Ruhr Area is diverse and when you ask me to make a decision and name my favorites, I have to declare, that I am completely overstrained with that. What I can say about my personal affinities is, that they are changing all the time, due to the pieces popping up frequently, […]

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.

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S1 Bochum main station – ABSURD and others Seen yesterday in the late evening

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 […]

Wright Festival Bochum – TEAM FORCE & FIRE work in progress at Springerplatz 40

Due to their published schedule Wright Festival should have started today their second mural at Königsallee 2. When I arrived at the scene in the afternoon, I found the wall was scaffolded, but the announced artists ZONE56 & REBEL73 were not in sight. So I headed for Springerplatz 40, to have a look at the […]