Archiv für den Monat Juli 2016
I would like to draw your attention to the upcoming Urban Fine Art Meeting (UFAM Ruhr), which is an interdisciplinary art convention, debuting in five cities across the Ruhr Area. It focuses on bringing urban artists and studio artists in interaction in public space. The creative quarters throughout Ruhr Area cities (Hamm, Dortmund, Herten, Hagen […]
I use to visit Dorsten frequently as my family lives there, but I never suspected Dorsten to be a streetart hot spot. My last visit gradually changed my mind. I wandered through the city and found unexpectedly some nice pieces of renowned graffiti writers.
During the last time with Emscherkunst I have completely neglected the legal walls in my hometown.
My grandfather told in one of his stories that he had fished in the river Emscher when he was a young boy. For me it was like a fairy-tale as I know that river as an open waste water canal, in common parlance called „Köttelbecke“ (droppings basin) in allusion of what it transported normally, if […]
The coking plant Hansa was an important part of the Dortmunder coal, iron and steel production. Operating since 1928, in the 1990ies, the plant was finally shut down and declared a historic monument. During 100 days Emscherkunst you’ll find some artworks on the grounds and within walking distance along the river Emscher.
Pretty Portal shows „Sweet Ash“ group show with SAM3, LIMOW, LIQUEN, HYURO, Daniel Munoz, JEICE2 AND ARIS
Actually, one does not need a special reason to visit Düsseldorf Bilk as streetart is ubiquitously present there. You don’t have to walk that much. Leaving the station Bilk S and crossing the street may take some time to appreciate all those stickers, tiles, stencils and paste-ups there.