Any Colour You Like Paint Jam

Over the course of the weekend (Feb 11th-12th) almost all of the Current street art was changed.  A paint jam that was organised by Rise Gallery and London_Calling_Blog (a excellent blog depicting not just Croydon but other street art from around London) about 32 works were created in freezing conditions (even snow!) some of which … Continue reading Any Colour You Like Paint Jam

AUTONE – Blue Orchid collaboration

Autone Tag Croydon

AUTONE was in Croydon last night adding to the Blue Orchid collaboration of Ves (Vesna Parchet) & Morgazmik (Morgan Davy) Minesweeper Collective mural. AUTONE is a Polish street artist who paints graphic lines & abstract shapes some of which are reminiscent of maps & cartography. His addition to the mural is seamless and the perfect accompaniment to … Continue reading AUTONE – Blue Orchid collaboration

New Art Update #2

You know the saying "you wait for one bus and three come along" well let's apply that saying to street art around croydon recently the last 2 weekends have seen updates galore First up Artista: Her Femme Fierce piece in park street was undisturbed for over a year until about a week ago when it … Continue reading New Art Update #2

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 … Continue reading 2015 a year that Croydon fell in love with art

Future ‘truce’ with Croydon Arts Quarter?

Dotmaster

UPDATE: AllCity London help with the repair of the Dotmaster mural and artist pictured in the Croydon Advertiser & Croydon Guardian has no affiliation with KC. Morgandyart A correction from the Croydon Advertiser & Croydon Guardian will be forth coming, according to Daniel O'Mahony & Gareth Davies in order to prevent an innocent gesture of good will leading to … Continue reading Future ‘truce’ with Croydon Arts Quarter?

New Art Thursday showcase #1

Over the course of November the 12th not one but 3 new works where placed in park street and Katherine street First up Rich Simmons So how do you top your previous work in Croydon? well you go bigger and have a glamorous assistant helping. When I spoke to Rich yesterday he quoted to me … Continue reading New Art Thursday showcase #1

Mr Cenz

Mr Cenz

Mr. Cenz (Julian Phethean) has been a Graffiti Writer since he was 10 years old, getting his first commission at the age of 11! Inspired by the graffiti writers bible "Subway Art" first published in 1984, it is this book (for many like Julian during the 80's) the introduction into graffiti art and the hip-hop culture associated with the scene in New York … Continue reading Mr Cenz

St George’s Walk Legal walls R.I.P

What once was a riot of colour is now grey walls again in St Georges walk let's have a look at some of my favourites over the last 6 months. a new legal wall is being organised soon over on the saffron house hordings according to All City's Instagram feed I do hope this happens … Continue reading St George’s Walk Legal walls R.I.P