2015 a year that Croydon fell in love with art

Let’s have a look back over the year of street art around the arts quarter it certainly has been a very interesting ride so here is a quick timeline of events

Feb 15th-Feme fierce works were created 30 works in total see my 2 part post here and here

Feb 22nd & 23rd-feme fierce works are vandalised and have to be replaced a truce was established with Rise gallery

Feb 25th Birth of the arts quarter goes into overdrive replacing many of the vandalised works here are some examples

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Aero


Tizer



MR Cenz

Anthea missy

Ink Fetish


Sky High


March 5th Eska paints in Katherine street


March 6th -25th Morgandy paints in Katherine street


  
  
  

March Fio Silva paints in park street with Aero

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March 17th Nice ST Patricks day tribute in St Georges walk

 

May All city graffiti shop opens birth of the St George’s walk legal wall see some examples here

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Adam Green paints in Park Lane replacing Tizer id work

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Summer many new works where made including morganandy & Ves.art Dan cimmeman and David hollier Also this blog was born

Amy Johnson - David Hollier-2

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September All city expands to outside St Georges walk to the hoardings see post here adam Green adds another piece on Segas House


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also Eska and Morganandy works are covered up due to rough sleepers see post here but morgan andy returned to paint a simple black and white piece

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October Croydon fruit & veg was very impressed with the arts quarter and Eska Morganandy paint on the stall

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I also became part of this blog in October and i am loving every minute of it 🙂 Also the St Georges walk legal wall was closed down following complaints see here also a new piece in kathrine street

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November we were treated to a work by Rich Simmons titled Just Be Youtiful

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Also the dot masters painted 2 new pieces for the Croydon Mural project see post here and Rich simmons Tizer id and juse one painted in Park Street see my post here also morganandy and stedhead joined the line up

December started with the Dot Masters mural being vandalised two weeks later it was fixed and a second truce was made All City gain the hoardings by Saffron Central as the new legal wall new art by Ves.art was made and rescued from being destroyed due to a shop coming to Surrey Street also the blog is officially endorsed by Rise Gallery.

 

So there we are a very productive year and over 300 photos later

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From both of us at Croydonstreetart.co.uk we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year see you in 2016

 

 

 

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