Energy of the City – Street Art Festival [Recap]

We’re back with another recap of an incredible street art project out in Europe. This time around, we’re posting about a new initiative entitled Energy of the City presented by Urban Forms which took place in Lodz, Poland.

The Festival “Energy of the City 2016” in Łódź, Poland, which has come to an end lately. The keynote for this year has been four urban cycles, namely building, destruction, demolition, and reconstruction. During the Festival our Foundation has been visited by many interesting artists, such as Gaia, Stormie Mills, Opiemme, Nitzan Mintz, Dede, Untay, Andrzej PoProstu, Sebastian Bożek.

You can read more about the project HERE and more images after the jump.


Continue reading

UPEA Street Art Festival 2016 [Recap]

The first annual UPEA Street Art Festival has been successfully completed. UPEA16 invited artists from all around the world to create nine large scale murals in seven different Finnish cities. Together the pieces form an imposing and versatile series of walls that includes the largest murals ever seen in Finland. More info and images after the jump!

Andrew Hem (photo: Alexander Horn)

Continue reading

Andrew Hem – New Mural in Huanggang, China

Multidisciplinary artist Andrew Hem recently made his way out to China where he painted a brilliant new mural. Invited by the Back to School project which is curated by Seth Globepainter, the American artist created a massive new piece featuring figures done in his signature style on the streets of Huanggang.

Continue reading

Nychos – New Mural in Linz, Austria

Graffiti artist Nychos recently crushed a new mural in the city of Linz for the Mural Harbor project. One of the largest walls to date, the Austrian painter went incredibly detailed on a snake with some extra signature characteristics.


Continue reading

Yok & Sheryo – Greetings From Coney Island

Street artist Yok & Sheryo recently crushed a new wall in New York City for the famous Coney Island Art Walls project. The duo worked away on a massive, illustrative style piece that features a bunch of funky characters in a colour palette remnant of old style carnivals. Peep the video and more images after the jump!


Continue reading

Bezt Etam – New Mural in Mannheim

Polish street artist Bezt of the Etam Cru recently made his way out to Germany for the Stadt.Wand.Kunst urban art project where he painted a new piece entitled “Europe”. The large scale piece on the streets of Mannheim features somber and veiled women, which can be interpreted a number of ways.


Continue reading

Askew One – New Mural for PM9 in Berlin

Kiwi artist Askew One recently made his way out to Germany where he got busy on another one of his stunning portrait based murals. In town, for the PM9 project, the muralist went sky high painting a vibrant piece of one of his close friends Suia, who used to live and work in Auckland but now resides in Berlin.

Screen Shot 2016-06-14 at 10.11.00 AM

Continue reading