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INTERVIEW TO TIM MARSH

Interviews | TimMarsh | 27-04-2021

Tim Marsh is a half-French half Maltese artist who is currently based in Barcelona. He is a multidisciplinary artist who never stops creating and experimenting with different formats and creative fields. We can see him painting from walls to canvas, on lightpainting works, or even skateboards, which are filled by his artworks.His style is characterized by colorful geometric shapes that address different themes: from animals to social satire, his artworks hide a deeper meaning which eventually in...

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INTERVIEW TO SAVELGA

Interviews | savelga | 20-04-2021

Sara Velázquez is an artist from Madrid that lives in Hamburg. She works, during the day, on the audio-visual field, and during the night she turns to her passion: urban art, above all when she creates it from spirituality. She started, a long time ago, on the photography field, being selected as the young revelation artist from FAIM, among other contests. From then on, she jumped to the audio-visual world (television, animation, and now gaming) and, although urban art was one of her dreams...

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INTERVIEW TO GERBOS MAD CITY

Interviews , newsletter | gerbos mad city , S. Selva | 13-04-2021

Gerbos Mad City is an urban artist, painter, and set designer. His life is based on creation and creativity, in connection with people through his works, projects, and work. Much of his artistic career has focused on drawing and in 2005 he began to enter the world of urban art. This led him to even travel internationally to paint new walls outside of Spain, carry out projects with other artistic groups and associations such as El Keller de Tabacalera in Lavapiés (Madrid). His work is in constant...

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INTERVIEW TO INVENTURA STUDIO

Interviews | Inventura Studio | 01-04-2021

Inventura Studio is a visual artist born in Belo Horizonte - (Brazil), graduated in graphic design and illustration. In 2014 he built his own screen-printing workshop and since then he started working under the name Inventura Studio. The project started with screen printing, but he never intended to limit himself to a single technique, or to a single location. So, he kept moving and in 2017 he reached Barcelona, giving continuity to the aim of experimenting, learning and creating in different me...

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INTERVIEW TO ROC BLACKBLOCK

Interviews | roc blackblock | 30-03-2021

Roc Blackblock is a mural and graffiti artist from the city of Barcelona who has been working in the world of urban art for more than 20 years. The artist uses art and murals as a tool for vindication and turns walls into a reflection of different social movements and the problems as well as social injustices that mark our society. As a result, many of his works have become icons of different movements.Recently, Roc Blackblock has intervened the Wallspot walls through two artworks in favor...

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INTERVIEW TO SLOMO

Interviews | 29-03-2021

Slomo is a Venezuelan artist that has lived in the USA for the last 17 years, and he’s now living in Barcelona. His work is based on a lot of colors, transparencies, overlays in geometric or abstract shapes.He has a lot of influence from Venezuelan Kineticism, teachers like Soto, Cruz Diez, Otero, greatly marked his childhood, growing up in Caracas, Venezuela surrounded by so much cinematic work on the streets, galleries or museums.His other influences have been Spanish urban artists, such as...

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INTERVIEW WITH EMILY ELDRIDGE

Interviews | EmilyE | 23-03-2021

Emily Eldridge is an artist from the United States, but she’s lived the last 15 years outside the country: 11 years in Hong Kong, 2 years in Berlin, and 2 in a half in Barcelona. She studied illustration at the Savannah College of Art & Design (Georgia, EEUU). She describes herself, mainly, as an illustrator that accidentally started painting bigger and bigger artworks.While she was living in Hong Kong, she worked in an International School as a teaching artist, collaborating with students f...

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INTERVIEW TO PIXAPIXA

Interviews | pixapixa | 23-03-2021

Sofía, artistically known as "Pixa", was born in Chile 28 years ago, where she studied Graphic Design. The artist landed in Barcelona in 2019 to do a Master's degree in illustration and ended up staying. Drawing has been a part of her life since she can remember. She always has had a strong interest in the visual universe, from comics to the world of street art and illustration. Since she has been in Barcelona, Sofía has immersed herself much more in urban art. Last year she travelled to paint a...

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INTERVIEW TO KILLA

Interviews | Killa.Ek | 23-03-2021

Killa is an activist and visual artist from the city of Quito - Ecuador, she currently lives in Barcelona, she has a degree in Graphic and Industrial Design, a postgraduate degree in Digital Illustration and New Media and a Master's degree in Audiovisual Content and Advertising, as well as an undergraduate degree in Fine Arts with a minor in art and gender studies. The artist is part of the feminist art collective of migrant women -Las Migras de Abya Yala- and she directs the ‘Urban Art as Colle...

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INTERVIEW TO SAGIE

Interviews | sagie | 08-03-2021

Sagie grew up in a small town in Sweden called Karlstad. He started writing graffiti around 1993 and got hooked on this way of painting right away. The graffiti scene at his hometown was not so big compared to bigger cities, but they actually had a few legal walls at the beginning of the 90s.He has studied art and for a few years video game design, but for the last 10 years he has been working as a tattooer in Gothenburg, Sweden. He’s been traveling for tattoo conventions and always brings some...

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