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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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Open Call for Artists / AgitÁgueda x Travel The Wall 2019

Events , Festivals , Stories , call | 13-05-2019

We are glad to announce the third call for artists TRAVEL THE WALL, a Wallspot program that aims to develop artistic exchange among Wallspot cities, promote artists from the platform and create international projects to recognise their talent. For the second consecutive year, TRAVEL THE WALL will take place in Águeda (Portugal) during the AgitÁgueda Festival, an interdisciplinary event that promotes culture in the city. Muralism, art installations, music, workshops and activities will tak...

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Ronda Sant Antoni by Ampparito

BIG WALLS , Stories , call | 21-01-2019

During the first week of January 2019, Ampparito, an artist from Madrid, performed an artistic intervention with the collaboration of ONCE, Chan and Octavi Serra that turned the Ronda de San Antoni, located in Barcelona, into a colourful playground for children. This initiative has been promoted by the Barcelona City Hall and has been managed by Rebobinart, in which the objective was the adaptation and revitalization of this space with the execution of this artistic production but also with...

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Btoy - Hospitalet

Interviews , Stories , video , call | btoy | 30-12-2018

At the beginning of December 2018, the artist Btoy performed a mural in one of the buildings in the neighbourhood of La Florida (Hospitalet del Llobregat) within the framework of the “Plan de Regeneración Urbana Integral Les Planes - Bloques Florida”, promoted by the town hall of the city. To carry it out, some participatory sessions were performed with the neighbours in order to create the idea and design that would configure the mural so that it could be executed later. The objective of th...

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El amor tiene 7 caras

Stories | 26-05-2017

Bizzarre Magazine arranca junto con Metric Market “7 Maneras de Amar”, un proyecto de arte urbano interactivo que pretende explorar el amor desde una perspectiva que huye de los arquetípicos románticos para poder captar su auténtica esencia, a veces intensa, otras punzante, cruda o áspera pero, en cualquier caso, alejada de los happy endings hollywoodienses. Durante los próximos 12 meses, 7 artistas dejarán su huella con la realización de dos murales en vivo que den muestra de su particular...

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