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Travel The Wall Aberdeen

Interviews , newsletter , TRAVEL THE WALL | Danny Rumbl | 21-01-2020

For this edition of Travel The Wall, Danny Rumbl was selected by Throw Up Gallery to portray his works in Scotland.Danny Rumbl is an illustrator and artist from Rotterdam where he’s working on illustrations, large scale murals and wooden sculptures. His inspiration springs from his love for cartoons and illustrations from the 60’s and 70’s, nature, food and modern pop culture.The artist's stayed in Aberdeen from October 25th to the 28th, and he has explained us his experience: “I was very happy...

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Travel The Wall Philaico

Interviews , video , TRAVEL THE WALL | Philaico | 15-01-2020

In this new edition of Travel The Wall, the international artistic exchange program for users of Wallspot, the artist selected in Barcelona was Philaico.Philaico is originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil, but he is living in Edinburgh, Scotland. Since 2010 he has focused his work on painting, screen printing and stencil techniques. Through his contact with urban art, he began to get involved with interventions, both graffiti and large format murals.For a few years now, he has been particularly intere...

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TRAVEL THE WALL ROTTERDAM

Interviews , video , newsletter | 17-12-2019

For this edition of Travel The Wall, our partners Rewriters from Rotterdam chose Maga. Maga (Esplugues de Llobregat, Barcelona) is an illustrator, muralist and educator. Regarding her work, she feels in continuous transformation but it’s mainly based on the creation of characters who want to express themselves through their gestures and environment. In her work you can sense various influences such as: comics, Japanese illustration, surrealism, mythologies, hip hop, urban art, etc. The artist pa...

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Pichiavo BARCELONA

Interviews , video , newsletter | 15-11-2019

This September, the artistic duo PichiAvo finished the project at the Livensa Living Barcelona student residence of Temprano Partners. The project, managed by Rebobinart, was divided into two phases, in which Valencian artists intervened in 3 different areas.The figure of the Greek goddess Athena, was captured on the facade of the 25m high building. In the area of the roof they painted the god of the sea Poseidon, seen from three different angles. Finally they made their last intervention in the...

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THESE ARE THE SELECTED ARTISTS FOR TRAVEL THE WALL!

Events , Interviews , Stories , newsletter | Maga , Danny Rumbl , Philaico | 10-10-2019

We already can announce the selected artists for Travel The Wall! Danny Rumbl was selected by Throw Up Gallery to travel to Aberdeen, Wallspot chose Philaico for Barcelona and Rewriters Maga for Rotterdam! Congratulations and thank you to all the artists who applied to the open call! We will launch soon new open calls! DANNY RUMBL Danny Rumbl is an illustrator and artist from Rotterdam where he’s working from his home studio on illustrations, large scale murals and wooden sc...

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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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Spogo waterwall

Interviews , Videos , video , call | Spogo | 14-02-2019

In September of 2018, a mural project was performed in one of the installations of Aigües de Barcelona, the Dipòsit del Pomar located in Mas Ral in the city of Badalona. The artist in charge of this intervention was Spogo, in collaboration with the young people from the youth space of the Espai Jove Supernova and the Espai Jove Morera, who participated from the design and selection process of the idea to the execution of the mural. The objective of this intervention was to redecorate this st...

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IMVG La Ciudad pintada

Interviews , Videos , video , call | 12-02-2019

"IMVG La ciudad pintada" (Vitoria-Gasteiz Muralistic Itinerary) is an artistic project founded by Christina Werckmeister, Verónica Werckmeister and Brenan Duarte in 2007 with the purpose of providing the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz with an open space of participation and creation and turn it into a tool of public and community expression, because that allows to visualize the commitment that people have with their environment and the one that the city has with its citizens. This artistic itinerar...

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TIM Marsh - WALL LAB

Interviews , call , WALL LAB | TimMarsh | 28-01-2019

2019 is kicking off with the second edition of Wall Lab, in which Tim Marsh has taken part to create a large mural on the outdoor walls of Alfasoni, a music company located in Clot neighbourhood (Barcelona). Tim Marsh was selected by Wallspot to participate in Wall Lab and he has transformed with his unique style the big grey walls into a bright and colourful mural that catches the eye. As a result, the building stands out from the urban landscape and brings new life to the street. Wal...

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GLEO - The grain elevator mural

Interviews , video | Gleo | 16-01-2019

"The original dream" is a mural made by the Colombian artist Gleo and organized by Armando Minjarez, director and curator of the Horizontes project, located in Wichita, Kansas (United States). In this piece, which was postulated as one of the largest painted walls in the world due to its large surface and whose development lasted 11 weeks, the artist and her 5 assistants portrayed the cultural diversity of the neighbourhoods near the wall, expressing and vindicating at the same time diverse...

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