Kategorie Unionviertel

Unionviertel – Residues of Adler/Sternstraßenfest

Once a year the neighbourhood at Adlerstraße and Sternstraße celebrates a big party. Street artists then take the chance to do what they do best: they bring colour to the game. STRIPED GUYS has done a great job. P.S. After the publication of this article I got a message, that most of these pipe cleaner […]

Dortmund’s missing a penguin

Rathenaustraße is a small alley that runs in parallel to the pedestrian zone downtown Essen. It is not highly frequented but recently it seems to be more and more attractive for street artists. Not long ago I had found a picture of a STRIPED GUY but when I was there to take a picture of […]

One thing is for sure – the change

More than once I have told about my favorite backyard at Adlerstraße 59, in Dortmund’s Unionviertel. Whenever I can I pop in to look what has been changed since my last visit. Something continually changes. 

Oldies but Goldies

Probably from Backyard Jam 2014 and in the universe of graffiti as old as the hills. Adlerstraße 59; SYRO HACF „ALLES WIRD GUT“


During my last visit in Dortmund last Monday, when I have had a look at the brandnew mural of THE LONDON POLICE at Königswall/Brinkhoffstrasse, I found several pieces of an artist, I never had come across before.

Upside down – headfirst

STRIPED GUYS are residents of Unionviertel. Mostly they kill time doing some exercises. Klimbing a traffic sign or a downpipe is as usual as sitting on top of a house number plaque. This guys position is unintentionally headfirst, as someone has turned his seat to a very uncomfortable position. But nevertheless, this guy is tough […]

One thing is for sure – the change

Not long ago, during my visit in Amsterdam, I had a first encounter with a mural, created by THE LONDON POLICE at Prinsengracht 70. As far as I know there was only one wall painted by TLP in Germany. It is situated in Berlin Tegel and has been painted in 2014 for Urban Nation. Now […]

BELIN & MÜCKE32 – Dortmund – Lange Straße 84

In June 2013 Miguel Ángel Belinchón aka BELIN, street artist based in Spain and MÜCKE32, professional graffiti artist based in Potsdam, painted a mural for 44309 Street//Art Gallery at Lange Straße 84. The artwork entitled „Super Bruno“depicts the the son of BELIN. Now, in October 2016, MÜCKE32 has finished the substaion below the facade with […]

Aerial Swing and some other Guys

STRIPED GUYS – not easy to find, but in Dortmund’s Unionviertel an accredited institution

Fuck the World (ftw)

Nice collaboration of 183 & STRIPED GUYS