Kategorie Dortmund

#CHALKUP – Stop CATCALLING

Everything quite harmless? Today is International Women’s Day, but street harassment is an everyday experience of women, young and old. Everyone can do something about it. Do not ignore Don’t be quiet!

44309 STREET//ART GALLERY shows „VIBANT ARTISTS ORCHESTRA“ – group show on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of VAO crew

I would like to draw your attention to an exceptional group show of a number of artists of the “Vandales à l’Origine”, including founding member L’ATLAS, who is doing graffiti since the 1990’s. Fascinated by the history of handwriting, he has studied calligraphy in several countries and designed his own typography. He frequently works in […]

Graffiti for a Beginner – Continuation

2014 was the year, my infection with the virus, called „Street Art“ broke out in full strength. My mania for this kind of art didn’t meet on much understanding in my environment, but I couldn’t stop running for more. From 14.9. – 30.9.2012 the sound barriers of A40, the most frequented highway of the Ruhr […]

WARK ROCINHA – A Taste of Rio de Janeiro in Unionviertel

Living in Rocinha, the biggest favela of Rio de Janeiro, muralist WARK ROCINHA is known for his comic style angels, which are his trademark. Since 15 years, when he discovered graffiti as his means of expression, he plasters his neighbouhood with his googly-eyed angels. Nowadays they have made their way to Dortmund’s Unionviertel. One of […]

MOC – New Dortmund findings

I make no secret of it; I’m a fan of the work of MOC. The first pieces I have found 2017 in Dortmund’s Unionviertel. I don’t know that much about him, except that he has roots in Poland. Most of the pieces I have found are done in stencil technique and very often in black […]

The spirits that I’ve summoned – Corona Ghosts

They have become an icon of the pandemic in Dortmund – Corona Ghosts; there are hundreds of them all over the city. My last visit in Dortmund was before Corona (#FUCKCORONA) and before it was the dominating headline of our days. And so I was more than surprised to find those funny guys with baby […]

44309 STREET//ART GALLERY shows „What If“ group show with BIRD KIBE MISOUS & TRAFIC

On my way to 44309 Street Art Gallery to see their newest group show „What If“, I suddenly understood that this was my first visit in Dortmund in 2020 – #fuckcorona! Soon it became clear to me, much had changed. But about that a bit later, the exhibition first, as it soon comes to an […]

May the force be with you

Everything started yesterday in the late evening, when my Berlin friend sent some images depicting Yoda, Master of the Jedi and a character from the Star Wars Universe. In the course of the time my friend has taken a number of pictures of Yoda-pieces, designed by diverse artists. The latest one was designed by SUGA […]

Again and again – Adler 59

From the beginning of my streetart hobby in the year 2013 up to today, Dortmund was and still is on my list of cities to visit regularly. Not only because it is well connected with Essen by urban traffic. In Dortmund graffiti has got the initial ignition for the Ruhr area and even today music […]

Dortmund – Smart City

The northern exit of Dortmund’s main station and entrance into the northern part of the city is under construction. Lately LACKAFFEN, based in Münster, have designed the hall of a side entrance with the new generation of ICE. Outside the hall, MORE THAN WORDS, Dortmund based graffiti agency, has designed the retaining walls from the […]