Two weeks ago, the time finally arrived: Over the last couple of months performance- and concept artist Mia Florentine Weiss worked on her brand new neon sculpture “NOW”. This sculpture was finally erected and illuminated on the 21st of October in front of the Reichstag building. Later, it was transported on an open truck to […]
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Watch Jef Aerosol at work for “CUT IT OUT!”, an international Group Show dedicated to the art of stencil at URBAN NATION back in January 2015. Thanks for contributing!
The team of ARTE Creative followed us while Yasha Young was busy as a bee. The result is a video about Yasha’s friends who happen to be some of the greatest Urban Artists of our time. Thanks to Rocco and His Brothers Lora Zombie Olek pixelpancho Ricky Lee Gordon Fafi Nomad snik and also thanks […]
Nicolas Sanchez, a. k. a. AlfAlfA, was born in Merida, Venezuela. Coming from a family working in stained glass production, he started drawing at an early age. Today the Street Artist is a self-taught muralist, painter and draftsman. For the One Wall Project of URBAN NATION Nicolas Sanchez painted a mural in Mommsenstraße 40, Berlin. […]
Deih has been painting graffiti since 1993. Recently he has been developing a project called “the insider,” which is part of an introspective investigation of his feelings and life. He draws his inner life as he considers his relationships with others and himself. He understands science-fiction representational codes as a way to achieve (to construct) […]
Street artist Ricky Lee Gordon raises hopes of better times with a house-high dream-like mural in Prenzlauer Berg. At the invitation and under the curation of Yasha Young, artistic director of the URBAN NATION MUSEUM FOR URBAN CONTEMPORARY ART, the South African artist redesigned the façade of Landsberger Allee 121.
The world-renowned street artist Shepard Fairey has created a façade painting with an unambiguous message in Berlin-Schöneberg. The idea was implemented in cooperation with the artistic director of URBAN NATION, Yasha Young. The wall painted by street artist, graphic artist and illustrator Shepard Fairey can be admired at the corner of Frobenstrasse/Schwerinstrasse in the Berlin […]
On November 8,2016, a day after the U.S. Presidential election, we started seeing increasing signs of Neo-Nazism throughout the United State of America, including New York City. I have seen a swastika carved on a New York City subway seat and people reading about Hitler. Students have been caught performing the Heil Hitler salute, and […]
Nomad Clan is a artist collective from Manchester, United Kingdom. Nomad Clan was created by Cbloxx and AYLO, an internationally well known Street Art Muralist Duo, that has a unique stlye. The emphasis of Nomad Clan’s work is to proudly show the history of the places they visit. At the same time the collective tries […]