Kategorie Essen

New concept wall in the backyard of Atelierhaus Schützenbahn

Werkstrand e.V., is an art and culture association which offers people a platform for social and artistic development. Their aim is to design and implement projects and to support and network artists and cultural workers. Quick and dirty: they get things moving. Their latest project concerned the redesign of the backyard of Atelierhaus Schützenbahn, Am […]

One thing is for sure – the change

In October 2016, GIGO PROPAGANDA has painted the backyard of Atelierhaus Schützenbahn for UFAM Ruhr. Now, some years later, the backyard was redesigned by a group of artists due to a project of Werkstrand. GIGO PROPAGANDA (UFAM Ruhr 10/2016) PASS and others for Werkstrand (10/2020)

Essen’s old Newspaper District still is political

Already last year, Essen’s former newspaper distrct between Bert-Brecht-, Sachsen- and Friedrichstraße was flattened. Newspaper industry has fundamentally changed and what has begun 1948 is history now. The old district has moved to a modern publishing house and the old buildings were demolished, as well as the mural „Chronik des Ruhrgebiets“ designed by Miroslav Lazović, […]

Murals in Essen (8th)

Quick and dirty – the gong sounds to the next round When I started the series „Murals in Essen“, I was angry about a friend, who described Essen as a real desert of art. I wondered about this preconception, unbraked by any expertise. I recommended him to open his eyes and look around. There is […]

JesusChris shows Ursula Meyer „Long Distance“

Born 1987 in San Juan, Argentina and raised on different continents, Ursula Meyer is a wanderer between different cultures. Her work is determined by influences from Southamerica, Africa, Asia and Europe. She uses diverse materials and techniques from graffiti and muralism to installation and silhouettes. She experiments with different formats, always in her own and […]

Nachtfrequenz – HoF Auf der Donau in September

Since 2010, Nachtfrequenz presents and promotes cultural activities, ideas and talents of young people. Made from youngsters for youngsters, it is organized in more than 80 cities of our area and at 150 locations with a wide range of events. The last weekend of September traditionally is dedicated to youth culture; HoF Auf der Donau […]

HoF Villa RÜ in September

STIER TDB THEDISPOBOYS & EKSIT EKS EIER HULK GFS GOODFELLAS GHETTOFUNKFUPREME KOSTN x ZASTER ATM AKSN BUSE et al. More pictures -> click Location

JesusChris shows Ursula Meyer „Long Distance“

I would like to draw your attention to Ursula Meyer’s upcoming exhibition “ Long Distance“, which will be opened next Friday, 23.9. at GARAGE 13, Maxstrasse 13. You’ll find the entrance to the exhibition around the corner at Henriettenstrasse. Please note, that you will get entrance by appointment only. Contact: info@jesuschris.de. After the opening, the […]

TELMO MIEL for „WALLS OF VISION“

In order to open up artistic and cultural values ​​to a broader public, to bring them closer to young people in particular and transport historical works of art into the future by means of urban art, Dr. Hans Riegel-Foundation has launched art project series „Walls of Vision“. They have realized 4 murals so far, which […]

TELMO MIEL for „WALLS OF VISION“

In order to open up artistic and cultural values ​​to a broader public, to bring them closer to young people in particular and transport historical works of art into the future by means of urban art, Dr. Hans Riegel-Foundation has launched art project series „Walls of Vision“. They have realized 4 murals so far, which […]