Schlagwort-Archive: Moni van Rheinberg

Varieties – Superman

Superheroes don’t exist? Au contraire – they are all around us, the heroes of everyday life. But apart of all those people keeping society going, there is Superman. For me still the superhero par excellence and finding him in the streets is always pure fun. RF ART USW (02/2015) unknown artist (2016) & MATRYOSHKA (2017) […]

Gabor Doleviczenyi (Zinnober) has painted the facade of a private house in Altenessen following the designs of Moni van Rheinberg

Moni van Rheinberg was an artist who has left varied and lasting traces in public space in our town. She died far too early in 2006 in Essen. Her murals are among the oldest murals in the city and are highly respected here. As a tribute to the artist, 2016 her son had commissioned artist […]

Murals in Essen (7th)

I looked again and found some more, to make it 70! I just have checked it out; my last post about the murals in Essen was in August 2018. Since then, a lot has happened. We have got some new, not only big facades, but some shutters and other commercial and commisioned works. Kaiser-Wilhelm-Park; Chester […]

Thanks for making my day!

Street artists are a secretive gang – necessarily – they always are in a footrace with the authorities and so it’s not easy to get information about the location of pieces. A problem for me, as there are areas in my city I haven’t been ever, I don’t know or haven’t heared of. From time […]

There are impressive Murals in Essen too

Essen is a city in the midst of Germany and after Cologne, Düsseldorf and Dortmund the fourth biggest city of North Rhine-Westfalia. It is not known as a stronghold of street art, it cannot compete with those big three, but when I think it over, 10 murals spontaneously spring to my mind. It doesn’t always […]