Findings of 2017 in Carcavelos, Portugal

Painted by: Ram If you are in Carcavelos don’t forget to check out the graffitis and street art done on the legal wall located near the Carcavelos high school (Address: Rua Escola Secundária de Carcavelos – Carcavelos, Lisboa). Painted by: Mosaik Painted by: Chure Painted by: Bray Painted by: Utopia Painted by: Ram Painted by: Slap…

Recap: Iminente Festival 2017 in Oeiras

Iminente – The Arts and Music Festival 2017 edition was, once more, a success. The Jardim Municipal de Oeiras (Oeiras Municipal Garden) hosted this event from the 15th to the 17th of September, and counted with at least 3000 people each day. This festival, curated by the renown street artists Vhils, counted with the presence…

Upcoming: “Leiria, paredes com história: ARTE PÚBLICA” 2017

Happening until the 9th of October, the “Leiria, paredes com história: ARTE PÚBLICA”, organized by Associação Riscas Vadias in partnership with Câmara Municipal de Leiria, will take place in Leiria (Portugal) for the first time and it is curated by Ricardo Romero| Matilha Project. This is a project dedicated to public art and the aim…

Upcoming: 2017 ARTURb Exhibition in Lagos

ARTURb is a street art project happening in Lagos, Algarve – Portugal consisting of a residency period for artists in LAC, the creation of large scale works on city buildings followed by an exhibition at the same place . This project involves street artists namely CZARNOBYL (PL), JORGE CHARRUA (PT), KRUELLA D’ENFER (PT), MISTER THOMS (IT),…

Freshly Painted Train Station Tunnel in Algés

Just before the 2017 edition of the NOS Alive Music Festival, the Algés train station tunnel suffered a renovation.  The CMOeiras, CP – Comboios de Portugal and IP-Infraestruturas de Portugal proposed a challenge to the artists 2Upla, Nomen, Jorge Cordeiro, Pedro Esteves and counted with the participation of about 13 other graffiti writers, to change the…

Recap: Shepard Fairey’s Solo Exhibition “Printed Matters” in Lisbon

Once more, the Underdogs Gallery brings to Lisbon a must see exhibition by the one and only, Shepard Fairey, mostly known as Obey. The solo exhibition is now available until the 23th of September 2017. INFO: Date: From 21 to 29 of July, and 1 to 23 of September 2017 Location: Underdogs Gallery – Rua Fernando Palha, Armazém 56,…

Upcoming: Desenlata – Matosinhos Independent Art Festival 2017

The 3th edition of Desenlata – Matosinhos Independent Art Festival 2017 is coming on the 2nd of September 2017 until the 5th and bringing to the public a street art tour, a collective wall, guided visits and an exhibition including various artists. Check the details below. Details: Date: From 2 September until 5 September 2017…

Obey Giant is Out in the Streets of Lisbon

Obey, one of the world’s most respected icons in the street art scene, spread his art along the streets of Lisbon. The artist came to Portugal for the first time, invited by the Underdogs Gallery, where he is presenting a solo exhibition called “Printed Matters”, available until the 23th of September. To complete his visit,…

Recap: Lisbon “Graffiti in Amoreiras” Festival

Artists Utopia and Nomen had the initiative to organize a street art and graffiti festival, called “Graffiti in Amoreiras“, that took place at the great wall of Amoreiras in Lisbon, Portugal.  This non-profit project featuring 14 invited artists (and some other who joined the event), renewed the historic wall and left to the graffiti lovers…

Upcoming: MINI e MERC’ART present #MINI_CITY_URBANCULTURE 2017

6 Street artists, 6 Portuguese Cities. MERC’ART in partnership with the brand MINI will bring 50 works of art to 6 regions of Portugal. 6 street artists were invited to go on a tour around the country where they will execute some works in each city. This event will be held from the 8th to…

Upcoming: “Conversas na Rua 2017” – In Amadora

Organized by Amadora City Council for the 3th time, “Conversas na Rua” artistic-cultural project is back! This is an urban art initiative that seeks to overcome the negative stigma often associated with the city, as well as to incite expression through the transformation of the urban landscape, to promote the Portuguese artists – emergent or…