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348. Upfest 2016 (7)

Meeting the artists was, for me, one of the great pleasures of being at Upfest this year, and so it was with stopping to chat for a while with ObjectØØØ. 151 more words

Bristol

347. Upfest 2016 (6)

RIP seemed to have a lot of fun during Upfest this year. His works were not only confined to The Rising Sun (his designated temporary ‘canvass’) but also to the streets and hoardings of North Street. 100 more words

Bristol

Around the West Country – Upfest – Finished Artwork {5}

One of the collaboration projects taking place over the weekend was the “TCP-UK” – the rules were very simple.

The final artwork was amazing, extremely colourful and eye-catching. 35 more words

Street Art

346. Upfest 2016 (5)

At this year’s Upfest I have been struck by how many female street artists there are, which is really great, because I think there is a perception that most street artists tend to be male. 122 more words

Bristol

Around the West Country – Upfest – Finished Artwork {4}

Having celebrated the female designers yesterday, I wanted to also celebrate the male designers.

I watched this particular artist for a while woking on the skull and the lance. 236 more words

Street Art

345. Upfest 2016 (4)

I was really taken by this fantastic work by Belgian artist Din Din who describes herself as a ‘one woman artistic movement’.

On Saturday afternoon, when I watched her working, she was putting down the stencil at the bottom of the piece. 153 more words

Bristol

Around the West Country - Upfest - Finished Artwork {3}

Upfest is an equal opportunity festival and this year’s logo was designed by a woman, Gemma Compton. Some of my favourite pieces from this year were completed by women this year and I wanted to showcase some of them today. 127 more words

Street Art