Kategorie Essen-West

Fronx – Werkstrand & Mr.Pilz have finished a new mural

The beat of life is at Frohnhauser Straße, but turning into one of the quiet side streets like Jacob-Grimm-Straße, you’ll find yourself in a quiet and shady universe with old trees. A peaceful neighbourhood, where fox and hare bid each other goodnight. Especially the residents of house 5 nowadays may have the impression to live […]

Essen gets on the bike

At ETEC, next to A40, the most frequented motorway in our region, Ursula Meyer has finished her new mural „Essen steigt auf“. Inveterate motorists softly are motivated by two of the artist’s iconic characters on bikes, to change their style of travel to a more climate-conscious one. Location

ETEC Savignystraße – Ursula Meyer work in progress

Ursula Meyer, Essen based freelance artist and illustrator with Argentinian roots, has just started working process at a new mural at ETEC, which is situated at Kruppstraße (U18 Savignystraße) next to highway A40. The new mural shows two of her iconic characters. Location more pictures -> click

WE HAVE A DREAM – HAKUNA MATATA – IN THE HOOD

I have been asked several times recently if the walls at Lüneburger- / Sybel- / Frankfurter straße are legal walls and a hall of fame. To be honest, I have no idea, but I don’t think so. I assume that these walls will soon be torn down because construction is going to take place there. […]

EIKE & 0ae – New Fronx findings

Berliner Straße – EIKE Kölner Straße – EIKE x 0ae & unknown artist

Springtime is Paste-up time …

… at least in Essen Frohnhausen Those of you who are walking the Fronx with open eyes currently, may already have noticed them. The paste-ups glued by EIKE with a little help of a number of friends like Ursula Meyer, COSY, 0ae and who knows who else. I don’t know, if I have caught them […]

Spring is upon us …

… and not only in the Fronx the trees are budding. After resting and refining their strengths for another year, artists crawled out of their holes and nests, where they have spent the winter in hibernation. Nature and artists outdo each other with fresh colours. Westpark – LYP CVA Frohnhauser Markt – Installation / Paste-Up […]

FRONX welcomes with new pieces

FRONX – Essen Frohnhausen doesn’t necessarily have a reputation for being particularly worth seeing. So, with a twinkle in the eyes, it sometimes is titled as Fronx. Undeserved and au contraire! Frohnhausen is Essen’s art nouveau neighbourhood. Please find below what I have found today in Frohnhausen, at a wall whose expiration date is about […]

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, […]

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 […]