Kategorie Stencil

The gong sounds to the next round for 40° Urban Art Festival

When I posted about the birthday party for Kiefernstraße two days ago, it had escaped my attention that this celebration is also simultaneously the next 40° Urban Art Festival in Düsseldorf. If I have counted correctly, this is the 5th festival in a row since 2013, when it started with the first edition. Since then […]

GhmS Festival goes to the second round

I would like to draw your attention to Goch, which is a small town in the district of Kleve, in North Rhine-Westphalia, not known as a stronghold of street art up to last year. Then Benjamin Taag came up with the idea of a street art festival of a special kind. Supported by the local […]

No Easter Bunnies in Essen too

A closer look to the blogposts of the past few years showed, that I have thematized a number of Easter accessoires like eggs and hares. Even umbrella drinks for easter have beeen a theme and a proper and representative carriage. What remains after that all? Easter lambs! Nada! Not a single lamb to be found […]

My funny valentine

Tax declaration is overdue, if you know what I mean. I’m desperate and I’m looking for excuses. So Valentine’s Day is just in time for me. Its good enough for the big escape. Today love is my main topic and so it was obvious to look out for pictures of love in my box of […]

Fanfare – Flourish – Drumbeat – Tätäää

Lindner Hotel City Plaza; Level 6; Karneval; SEI LEISE Do you remember? The little extras in the course of a year? We should be right in the middle of such a highlight – the so called 5th season. Its carnival time, and today, with women’s carnival, should be the kickoff for the street carnival. Storming […]

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 […]

Pottporus shows Urban Art from Poland across Germany to France at Alter Wartesaal im Bahnhof Herne

I would like to draw your attention to the upcoming exhibition „3eck“, presented by Pottporus at Alter Wartesaal im Bahnhof Herne. With „3eck“ Pottporus presents a group show of the artists Due.now (PL) // MOC (PL) // Amose (F) // Bilel (F) // Magin (D) // Brehmer (D) // Choko (D), who show current positions […]

Goch history meets Streetart

From the beginning of this year, Covid 19 and the pandemic disease has mixed up my plans for the upcomiing year. My Berlin trip in March was cacelled and I was extremely sad, when I found out that Hafendampf had fallen victim to Corona (#FUCKCORONA). Anyway, even in times of Corona, or better – especially […]

Goch history meets Streetart

I would like to draw your attention to an upcoming street art project in Goch, where Benjamin Taag, supported by the local heritage society, organizes a modern treasure hunt criss cross Goch. It runs from 29.8. to 12.9. and is made to give an attractive outdoor activity for young and old in times of Corona […]

SEI LEISE – New Düsseldorf findings

Hardly any art scene reacts so quickly and so visibly for everyone to what is happening in the world like the street art scene does. Cologne based street artist Tim Ossege aka SEI LEISE has a fine tuned radar for the vibrations in society – and he has the artistic skills to transport it to […]