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INTERVIEW WITH RO LEDESMA

Interviews | Ro Ledesma | 15-06-2021

Ro Ledesma is a 30-year-old Galician illustrator, living in Barcelona since 2015. Before arriving in Barcelona, she lived for a while in Buenos Aires, working for advertising agencies as an Art Director, she left it to focus on illustration, which she currently works on. Her work can be seen in editorial projects, brands, advertising, walls, etc.... Her clients include brands such as Heura, Penguin Books, Netflix, Santillana and many more. Ro likes to do...

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Wall Claim - Refugee Day

WALL CLAIM | santiago elefante | 10-06-2021

The fourth edition of Wall Claim is here!The 20th of June is International Refugee Day, which is why this edition of Wall Claim will be around this motive.Wall Claim is an artistic program that consists of painting the exterior wall of the La Farinera del Clot Cultural Center under a social theme, to make vulnerable groups visible. On this occasion, Santiago Elefante will be the artist who will execute the mural work, linked to this theme.Santiago Elefante is a multidisciplinary artist born in E...

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INTERVIEW TO SLOMO

Interviews | 08-06-2021

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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CAMPROVINARTE Open Call

OPEN CALL | 07-06-2021

The call to participate in Camprovinarte is now open!Camprovinarte 2021 is an open call for artistic interventions in the public space of Camprovín, La Rioja.From among all the participants, four artists will be selected who will have the opportunity to intervene artistically in various spaces in Camprovín. This year it is intended that Camprovinarte relates to the Camprovín Ecomuseum. The Camprovín Ecomuseum is a project under construction, oriented on the identity of the territory, suppor...

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INTERVIEW WITH EKOSAURIO

Interviews | Ekosaurio | 01-06-2021

Known as Eko for some people, Ekosaurio for others, and Bebo for others is a self-taught Puerto Rican artist who, at the age of 15, began to do graffiti, which was his first connection with painting and art in general. He studied architecture and then completed two masters degrees, one in furniture design and the other in advanced studies in design. Despite never having taken lessons in painting or drawing, he pursued his dream and his passion for art. Some of his murals can be seen throughout t...

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INTERVIEW TO INVENTURA STUDIO

Interviews | Inventura Studio | 25-05-2021

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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Open Call "De Puente a Puente"

OPEN CALL | 25-05-2021

The Burgos Cathedral Foundation launches a call to participate in the contest "De puente a puente"Framed in the celebrations for the VIII Centenary of the Cathedral of Burgos, the mural painting contest "De puente a puente" has opened its call for proposals from artists who want to offer their tribute to this World Heritage Site.From among all the participants, 8 finalists will be selected who will receive 500€ and 350€ for materials. A specialized jury will select the winner, who will receive a...

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Blind Walls launch

Events | 19-05-2021

On the 10th of April, the Dutch gallery Blind Walls in collaboration with the agency BANK15, hosted the opening of a new Wallspot wall in Breda. Through an open call, they selected 8 artists to paint their art works. The theme of the murals was based on the character of Grab Rueb (1885-1972), a sculptor from Breda and a member of the Dutch International Olympic Committee; as the lands where the walls are located were part of her father's old factory.The 8 selected artists were: Pri...

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INTERVIEW TO PIXAPIXA

Interviews | pixapixa | 18-05-2021

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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Logoart JAM

Events | 16-05-2021

Last Sunday May 16th the LOGOART JAM was held at the Wallspot walls of Tres Chimeneas! El Xupet Negre and Zaick as guest artists of this edition selected 8 more artists to participate in the meeting.The side wall of the square was occupied by the works Pixa pixa, Atr3sano, Selva, Cartel de Caracas, Mr.M, Banana Paredes, Antón Seoane and Killa EK. The variety of logos of all of them filled the walls on a hot day where the square was full of visitors.Thanks to al...

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