Central European Summer is not a pleasure for the participants of 40° Urban Art Festival. Autumn is early this year. In two hours the half-of-time-party is going to start and all the day heavy rain and winds gusting through the streets of Essen. I suppose Düsseldorf not to have better conditions for an outdoor party. […]
I would like to draw your attention to the upcoming exhibition Straßengold, which will happen at Atelierzentrum Ehrenfeld, Hospeltstr. 69, 50825 Köln from 26.8. – 17.9.2017. This is the 3rd edition of a group show of numerous street artists of national and internanitional renown. Tim Ossege aka Sei Leise is initiator of Starßengold, which was […]
After the removal of the scaffolding today, passers now have a free and unhindered view to the new mural designed by Farbwandel for TRANSURBAN at Gelsenkirchener Straße 191.
Under the organisational umbrella of TRANSURBAN, 40° Urban Art Festival has just begun today in Düsseldorf Holthausen. The Festival was organized by Klaus Klinger with a lot of help from his friends. In the course of the next two weeks, up to 26 August, there will be a broad cultural programme made for participation and […]
Lea Carla Diestelhorst has finished a mural for TRANSURBAN in Dortmunds Brückquarter, at Ludwigstraße 12. Educated at academy of fine arts, Essen, in Hambug and Paris, she is a classic painter and has won several special awards in the course of the years. She lives and works as a freelance artist in Dortmund. For UFAM […]
Assuming that everything goes according to schedule, the second mural for TRANSURBAN in Essen, created by Jan Schoch & Tim Schild (Farbwandel) at Gelsenkirchener Strasse 191, is going to be completed before the end of the week. The scaffolding is expected to be removed at the upcoming weekeend. The new mural is situated in close proximity to […]
This weekend was a highligt for the first half of my street art year, in a year that wasn’t poor of highlights until now at all. Transurban Essen had offered a bus trip to urban art locations in Essen; participation a question of honor.
Beeing in Berlin in April this year it wasn’t my first encounter with tape art; finally there is BARTO nearby in Düsseldorf, who was the first to introduce this technique to me during 40° Urban Art Festival 2015. In „THE HAUS“ I had the opportunity to see how it looks like to bring this technique […]
Just in time for the TRANSURBAN events in Essen, backyard of Atelierhaus Schützenbahn has got a facelifting. The mural for UFAM Ruhr 2016 at this wall is history now and was replaced by a more graphic one. As I was unable to find a signature, I cannot say anything about the artist.
I would like to intrust again to you the TRANSURBAN Festival, which rocks this summer in the 6 cities Bochum, Cologne, Dortmund, Düsseldorf, Essen and Hagen. The cooperation partners are Sold Out Gallery, CityLeaks, 44309 Street//Art Gallery, 40° Urbanart Festival, UFAM Ruhr and Urban Heroes Festival. Their programme is diverse, anything but boring and the participants […]