DO-IT-MONDAY recycle plastic

DO-IT-MONDAY Turning a vandal into a hero* by turning trash into art. A thin boundary between what is called graffiti and what is labelled as street art, what is legal and what is produced illegal, between the significance of an artist and a die-hard activist. At least when we highlight the works of Portuguese street-artivist Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY recycle plastic[…]

Creativity and Local Context

It has been so long that I even miss to write… sorry for the long post :p   Nowadays it is easy to see murals and beautiful pieces of art in the streets, but sometimes I ask myself: is there any kind of connection with the local context in this? After an awesome experience in Read more about Creativity and Local Context[…]

DO-IT-MONDAY recycle wood

DO-IT-MONDAY «One mans trash is another mans treasure» and that’s why we thought of a special serie within our DO-IT-MONDAY series… focussed on recycling what is out there. And let’s admit… we all love the environment and we all want to contribute to saving this planet little by little, right? So for this respectable reason Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY recycle wood[…]

DO IT MONDAY collage

DO-IT-MONDAY This week we explore the thin boundary between art and street art. Not to put too many things into boxes, we share with you an old tradition of making collages with some art-classics. And bringing them back to life with a young Belgian artist based in Portugal, sharing his passion and eye for detail Read more about DO IT MONDAY collage[…]

DO-IT-MONDAY 3D graffiti

DO-IT-MONDAY Last week we checked out what 3D looks like when painting on the streetpavements. Though this week we would like to introduce you into a special edition of the do-it-mondays since we will focus on one particular artist who is considered to be the pioneer in «anamorphic graffiti». A Portuguese who has his roots Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY 3D graffiti[…]

DO-IT-MONDAY 3D art

DO-IT-MONDAY Last week we introduced you to a natural earthly tool to create incredible designs and illustrations on walls, sidewalks, street pavements… . This week we focus on the same space occupied but in a third dimension coloured. Incredible sceneries and characters that trick our eyes into experiencing something that is not real though still Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY 3D art[…]

DO-IT-MONDAY chalk art

DO-IT-MONDAY When you think of streetmonsters, you might think of the legendary movie Ghostbusters. From all kind of cracks in the streets, irrefutable boring sidewalks (although that is clearly not the case in Lisbon ; ), smelly drains and small and big fractures of walls those gelly monsters pop up. Although they don’t all have Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY chalk art[…]

DO-IT-MONDAY azulejos

DO-IT-MONDAY Last week we introduced the Lisbon Street Art Tours followers to our weekly WEDNESDAY WALL OF FAME with Preencher Vazios. A project to create awareness about the fragile status of azulejos on the many buildings that occupy the smaller and bigger cities of Portugal. Today we want to introduce you into the possibility of Read more about DO-IT-MONDAY azulejos[…]

What Sorry, Not Sorry 2017. (2/2)

The Festival… This year Sorry, Not Sorry took place at Dokken. This area in Gent is a shared space between inhabitants, workers, abandoned buildings and warehouses. Together they are doing great work. There you can find the Dok, BIY Skaters, Bar Bricolage and an area for recreation. And they are also taking care of this Read more about What Sorry, Not Sorry 2017. (2/2)[…]

DO IT MONDAY stencil graffiti

DO-IT-MONDAY Let’s keep it simple this Monday and surrender to some pre-made designs online. We cut them out, spray them on all kind of surfaces around us and pronto! Is it really that simple? Well… we get very often frustrated by this cutting already  ; ) But still… let’s check out one of those more Read more about DO IT MONDAY stencil graffiti[…]