Kategorie Essen-Süd

HoF Villa RÜ in January

It’s winter time and all the colours I found on my last visit at Hall of Fame Villa RÜ represent winter perfectly. Black and chrome; yet nevertheless colours – I gladly take what I can get! EIER & SEIO? BRICKS AND DRIPS TONEY Location More pictures -> click

Essen Steele Ost in January

I took me a long time to find that wall at the pedestrian tunnel in Essen Steele Ost. But since I knew where it is localised, I visit it regularly and I usually find something new to please me. My last visit was no exception. VEGAS CKSM EKS & BLANCO DEMON & THE TOP NOTCH […]

The first walk of the new year

For me it has been a tradition since the beginning of my interest for graffiti and street art, to take the first walk of the year to the Danube. Essen is next to the Danube; one of our halls of fame is called Donau – after the river, just like the street „Auf der Donau“ […]

In good company of CVA & GFS …

My dear friends of graffiti and street art, the year 2021 draws to a close and before everyone sinks into hibernation, there is not much more to say than „Frohe Weihnachten allüberall“. Means (free translated): Merry X-mas all over near or far. Please find the comments of the local graffit scene below, as far as […]

Steele-S has got a new image

The strategy of protecting buildings and facilities from graffiti with graffiti is not new. German Railway at any rate trusts in it. It seems to work. Every year again, the Rhine-Ruhr Transport Association (VRR) documents the condition of their stations in a station report. Again and again there is a need for improvement; in 2020, […]

HoF Villa RÜ in December

No signs of X-mas, Santa or Grinch at Villa RÜ today, but visitors from afar have done us the honour of a flying visit. Visitors are always welcome here, especially when they leave gifts. SIXS3 HALK CVA and others PASS ONK (Erfurt) x SIX3 Location More pictures -> click

HoF Vlla RÜ in October

Before studio season starts and everyone is going to fall into hibernation, friends visit friends – and Villa RÜ and Essen’s graffiti fan base benefits. HENRY LYP CVA BRICKS & DRIPS CVA Location More pictures -> click

HoF Villa RÜ in August

Villa RÜ is a small Hall of Fame; estimated only 50 meters long, but nevertheless a very busy spot. And as there’s room in the smallest hut, visitors are welcome here, especially when they bring colorful gifts. BARIO LYP x BLIND IB ILLBOYS BARIO LYPS & artist unkown Location More pictures -> click

HoF Villa RÜ in August

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Yesterday I have seen in passing these two cats, who seem to be guarding tenement house Frederikenstraße 9 nowadays. I don’t know who has created the two room tigers; from afar I supposed to find paste ups but a closer look showed wall paintings with a touch of chalk drawing. Location