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Burpk

Short trailer for a new documentary film about Burpk: Graffiti artist, graphic designer and rapper. Real name: Thijs Reinders, from Holland, Kerkrade. He showcases his work on walls, billboards, hats and sneakers. The première is in February 2012. (Music: Flying … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Graffiti

The Scene Amsterdam has a rich, so called street art scene, where graffiti plays an important role. Much of this young people activity is closely connected to some sorts of music as hip hop, a few sport disciplines as skating … Continue reading

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The Graffiti Laws in Barcelona

The regulations to paint in Public Barcelona are quite strict. It is interesting to read in which way the government is involved in this industry.

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Street Artist Interview – Kenor, by BCN Style

Barcelona is a great place to see and point out the relation between the Street artists and the government. This article dives a little deeper in the mind of a Street artist. We’ve posted this interview on our blog because … Continue reading

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Street Artist Interview: PEZ, by BCN Style

This is an interview wit the street artist PEZ. PEZ, also Spanish for fish. Very interesting personal quotes of this street artist. And also his future perspective. This is something we’ve learned during this Blog. One of our questions was, … Continue reading

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Breaking the Banksy: The first interview with the world’s most elusive artist.

This interview is held by Lee Coan, June 2008. A great interview to read. Banksy, one of the street artists who inspired us during our research and for our blog. ‘That’s my mum,’ says Banksy. He’s pointing at a googly-eyed … Continue reading

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Styles of graffiti

When you walk by graffiti in the street, do you take the time to study it? Do you look at its composition to determine the intention of the person behind the spray paint can? If you do, you may notice that … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Straatkunst prijs

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Pride may be taken literally, we define Urban Pride as “Stadse trots” “Urbanization remains one of the absolute mega trends for the coming decade. Today, half the world’s population lives in urban areas. Close to 180,000 people move into cities daily, adding … Continue reading

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