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 […]
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!
Saturday war truly monumental: The URBAN NATION MUSEUM FOR URBAN CONTEMPORARY ART opened. This was celebrated in real style not only in the museum building, but also in the surround streets. For all those who couldn’t make it, but also for those who could but don’t remember anymore, we present: The most important facts and […]
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 […]
On 16th September the URBAN NATION MUSEUM FOR URBAN CONTEMPORARY ART is opening in Berlin-Schöneberg! Considering popping in, but aren’t sure what to expect? We’ve collated all the most important information surrounding the opening, the art-mile and the museum. When does the museum open? The museum rooms in Bülowstraße will be opened to the public […]
It was a unique fusion of music and art: in a joint project by the URBAN NATION MUSEUM FOR URBAN CONTEMPORARY ART and the Lollapalooza Festival, 14 artists were designing a walk-in Art Cube at the festival. This enormous art installation presented works by, among others, Herakut, Mimi S, Alessio-B and Snik. Artists and the […]
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.