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  SWOON   Bio: Born in 1977.Educated at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.BA in Fine Arts in 2002.Lives and works mainly in New York, but travels a lot around the United States and Europe creating exhibitions and workshops. Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2009Distance Don’t Matter, collaborative installation, SPACE gallery, Portland, ME.SQUINCHES AND PENDENTIVES, together with Ben [...]


Victor Ash

  Victor Ash   Bio:Born 1968 Portugal.Studied and lived in Paris France from 1972 until 1996.Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark.   selected solo exhibitions and projects: 2010Look at me, look at you. Gallery Helenbeck Nice France. 2009Look at me, look at you. commissioned by Kirchentag and the Weserburg Museum Bremen Germany.Animals Wall and the [...]


Ben Eine

  BEN EINE   Bio:Born 1970 in England.Is based in London/England.   Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2009EINE World Record Attempt Show - Nelly Duff, London2008When The Lights Go Out – Andenken Gallery, Denver, CO.2007Vandalism – Kemistry Gallery, London, UKPortobello Film Festival – Westbourne Studios, London, UK2008:4 Geezers – Ad Hoc Art, Brooklyn, New York (The [...]


mark jenkins

  MARK JENKINS   Bio: born in 1970 live & work in Washington, DC / USA. Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2007Polar Christ. – STEP, WarsawOutcasts – Lazarides Gallery, London 2005Storker – Fraser Gallery, Washington DC 2008Call it what you like – Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad, Dänemarkfresh air smells funny – Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück 2007The Conquest of [...]


brad downey

  BRAD DOWNEY   Bio: 1980 born in Louisville, Kentucky (USA) 2003 – 2005 Slade School of Art – MFA Malerei – London, UK 1998 – 2003 Pratt Institute – BFA, Film – Brooklyn, NY   Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2008 Call it what you like – Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad, Dänemark fresh air smells [...]


Boris Hoppek

  BORIS HOPPEK   Bio: Boris Hoppek is the son of Horst and Heidi Hoppek.Born 1970 in Kreuztal, a little village in Germany were he mostly never visited school.As a Hippy-community Baby he tried his first weed and was on parties, festivals and concerts before he could walk.Later, as an Hippie 2nd Generation, he was [...]


Os Gemeos

  OS GEMEOS   Bio: Os Gêmeos (Portuguese for The Twins) are graffiti artist identical twin brothers (born 1974) from São Paulo, Brasil, whose real names are Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo.   Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2010Pra quem mora lá, o céu é lá - Berardo Museum – Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon 2009Vertigem – Museu de Arte [...]



  Faith 47   Bio: Faith47 searches for a tone of ink that goes directly to the heart.Her work is a fixation, merging the intimately fragile and most subtleGestures with a raw and violent darkness.Faiths images live on broken down cars and old factories, down dusty sideRoads in lost towns, inner-city alleyways and highways, large [...]



  HERBERT BAGLIONE   Bio: 1977 born in Sao Paulo / Brasil Lives and works in Sao Paulo   selected solo exhibitions and projects: 2008 Call it what you like – Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad, Dänemark fresh air smells funny – Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück 2007 Wakin Up Nights – de Pury & Luxembourg, Zürich / Switzerland [...]



  ZEZAO   Bio:“Zezão” of 39 years is a new icon of the new art in Sao Paulo. Master Intuitive transforms its handcaps into lethal weapons. It explores the deeper issues of contemporary art without resorting to theoretical, but with great presence of mind and courage to face them head on. His art is installation, [...]



  BOXI   Bio: 1974 born in Kent, England Studied and lived in London Since 2000 live & work in Berlin   Selected Solo Exhibitions & Projects: 2008Cutting It – REINKINGPROJEKTE, Hamburg2007Buildings and Bridges – Deathless, Berlin2006Tracks – Maria am Ostbahnhof, BerlinNystagmus – Sanitorium, BerlinMy Urban Soul – Club Trompete, Berlin2005Room Kidnapping – Miss Hecker, [...]



  MIRKO REISSER (DAIM)   Bio:1971 born  in Lüneburg. Live in Hamburg1989 first graffiti-projects Selected exhibitions & public projects: 2011The helping hounds of hell, Berlin Art Projects Gallery, Berlin 2010DAIM – coming out, MaxWeberSixFriedrich Galerie, München 2009Urban Art – Werke aus der Sammlung Reinking, Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen 2008Call it what you [...]



  JR   Bio: JR owns the biggest art gallery in the world. He exhibits freely in the streets of the world, catching the attention of people who are not the museum visitors. His work mixes Art and Act, talks about commitment, freedom, identity and limit. After he found a camera in the Paris subway, [...]


Herzlich willkommen auf der Website zur Ausstellung
"Street Art - meanwhile in deepest east anglia, thunderbirds were go . . . .“ im Von der Heydt Museum - Kunsthalle Barmen Wuppertal. Hier finden Sie Informationen zur Ausstellungs-Konzeption und Näheres über die teilnehmenden Künstler. Sukzessive werden Bilder und Videos in unseren Blog gestellt. Wenn Sie Fragen oder Anregungen haben, freuen wir uns über eine Kontaktaufnahme.

Welcome to our website presenting the exhibition: "Street Art - Meanwhile in deepest East Anglia, thunderbirds were go . . . ." taking place at the Von der Heydt Kunsthalle in Wuppertal-Barmen, Germany. Here you'll find some information about the exhibition's conception as well as details on the participating artists. Images and videos will be posted on our blog successively. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to contact us!