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OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS!

Events , call , newsletter | 05-09-2019

Do you want to paint in Aberdeen (Scotland), Barcelona (Spain), Parma (Italy) or Rotterdam (Netherlands)? We are launching an open call for the third edition of Travel the Wall, an international artistic exchange programme for the users of Wallspot’s platform. The selected artists will perform interventions on the walls managed through Wallspot, accompanied by cultural managers from the destination city (Throw Up Gallery in Aberdeen, Rebobinart in Barcelona, ​​McCluc Culture in Parma a...

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DUO AMAZONAS TRAVEL THE WALL

Festivals , call , newsletter | Dúo Amazonas | 20-07-2019

Duo Amazones, formed by artists Lina Castellanos and Nati Andreoli, have painted a 31m width mural within AgitÁgueda festival in Águeda (Oporto, Portugal). Duo Amazonas were the winners of Travel the Wall’s third edition, a Wallspot’s initiative that aims to encourage artists’ exchanges between different cities, promote the recognition of the artists registered in the platform, and generate international projects that give visibility to their talent. In the second edition of Travel the Wall...

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The artistic duo PichiAvo paints the Greek godess Athena

Events , BIG WALLS , call , newsletter | 19-07-2019

The artistic duo PichiAvo paints the Greek godess Athena in a 125m2 mural in the student residence Livensa Living Diagonal Alto in Esplugues de Llobregat (Barcelona)The cultural entity Rebobinart has managed the process for Temprano Capital Partners Barcelona, 17th of July 2019. In their first art intervention in the city of Barcelona, PichiAvo has painted a mural in the facade of the student residence Livensa Living Diagonal Alto of Temprano Capital Partners, designed by the Portuguese architec...

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If Walls Could Speak (Amsterdam)

Events , Interviews , Festivals , Stories , video , newsletter | 28-06-2019

From 13 to 17 May 2019, Amsterdam Street Art (ASA) organized and inaugurated the "If Walls Could Speak", a unique and fresh street art festival located at Platanenweg, on the east side of Amsterdam. In this festival the housing manager Stadgenoot has also collaborated yielding the walls of five of its social housing blocks, adding a total of ten walls of large format (10 x 15 meters). So, this project was born from the synergy of these two entities that seek to promote and create spaces fo...

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Arnau Gallery

Events , Stories , call | JOAN PIÑOL | 25-06-2019

Arnau Galley is a rotating open-air gallery project located on the facade of the old Teatre Arnau, an emblematic space of Barcelona located in the Raquel Meller square. This initiative is directed, produced and curated by Xavi Ballaz and Antoine Careil through Difusor and Street Art Barcelona, ​​in collaboration with the Recuperem el Teatre Arnau platform, various entities of the neighbourhood and Montana Colors, with the goal of promoting contemporary urban art in Barcelona through a...

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CROMÀPICA

Events , Festivals , Stories , call , newsletter | JOAN PIÑOL | 20-06-2019

From today the open call for artists of the 4th edition of the CROMÀPICA is open. Cromàpica is a street art festival that is celebrated in the town of Picassent (Valencia, Spain) since 2016, promoted by the City Hall of Picassent and its Youth Council. Over the years, this festival has turned the town into another of the urban nucleus exhibitors of street art and it proposes, through art, the search for spaces to turn the town into an open air gallery that will contain quality artworks,...

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Graffitea Cheste 2019

Events , Videos , Festivals , Stories | Xolaka , los calladitos | 17-06-2019

The Graffitea festival reopened its doors in 2019 with its fourth edition, which was performed between the 1st and 7th of April. Graffitea is a festival of urban art located in Cheste (Valencia), framed in the Cultural Agenda of the city and organized jointly by the Department of Culture of the City Hall of Cheste and the collective of urban art Wall Attitude. The festival consisted in a week devoted to culture and urban art and, during these days, attendees enjoyed exhibitions and mur...

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Street Art Route in Bilbao

Events , Videos , Stories | JOAN PIÑOL | 12-06-2019

Some years ago the city of Bilbao (Basque Country, Spain) decided to join the movement of urban art as a transforming resource to regenerate and redefine the way of understanding cities and their public spaces. This initiative has been promoted by the City Hall of Bilbao and has the support of Bilbao Art District, SC Gallery and other entities that ensure the development, freedom and innovation of the cultural and artistic sector of the city. Therefore, it’s a phenomenon agreed and ac...

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Citric Festival

Events , Videos , Festivals , Stories | JOAN PIÑOL | 06-06-2019

Citric Festival is a street art festival that takes place throughout the year in the city of Torreblanca (Castellón, Valencia). This festival is a contest that has been performed every year since 2015 and that is organized by the Town Hall of Torreblanca and sponsored by Infertosa, being an urban art project that promotes the practice of muralism in the urban environment and which makes available to artists and neo -muralists to perform their works on the facades ceded by the neighbo...

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