Chalk Farm Estate

A host of street artists have spruced up a north London housing estate in a bid to transform the drab buildings with vibrant colours and designs. An invited group of 30 artists visited the Chalk Farm housing estate in Camden to help transform the estate for the hundreds of people who live on the ageing…

Millennium Walk away

After proudly showcasing street art and graffiti on a long wall near the Millennium Stadium for the last couple of years … it was now time for change … apparently! We know that all good things must come to an end but here Cardiff Council have slapped signs all over the street art announcing the…

Cruel Vapours in Little Cardiff

A post Christmas and New Year blow out to set 2017 off with a bang… and a few bangers from the Cardiff faithful and a meeting with a few from Bristol too. It almost seems a yearly occurrence now for the Wales and West crew painting near the Principality Stadium in Cardiff City Centre. A…

Spray for Christmas

It’s that time of the year when Mariah Carey is blasting out everywhere, the Coca Cola truck causes traffic chaos and a fake gold tree causes Cardiff Council to apologise for the late delivery of a smaller than expected Christmas tree – yes it can mean only one thing – Ittttttsssssssssss Chriiiiiiiiiiiissstmaaaaaaas! Over the last…

Breakin the Bay 2016

Breakin’ The Bay is a free annual Hip Hop festival held at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. It’s billed as a celebration of Hip Hop culture covering the elements of DJ and MCing along with graffiti and street art too. This year it was held over the last two weekends of July –…

Dopemon

Once the latest Breakin’ The Bay event came to an end it usually results in some of the artists staying around for a few extra days and adding some more great work around the city. This time artists Rmer and Tizer hit the Millennium Walkway alongside the Millennium Stadium for their latest post-event creation. Taking…

Me and Miss Jones

@rmerism A post shared by Tizer (@tizerid) on Oct 21, 2014 at 9:15am PDT Cheers! @rmerism A post shared by Tizer (@tizerid) on Oct 21, 2014 at 10:31am PDT Me doing wonky ass typography for Rmer. He should have asked Gary MSK to do it…. A post shared by Tizer (@tizerid) on Oct 22, 2014…

Dumball lifts

After the success of the Breakin The Bay event in Cardiff Bay over the weekend a few of the writers took to a much lower profile street, still located in the bay, to unleash more fantastic work on the city. Set near the Butetown Pavilion on Dumballs Road artists Rmer, Tizer, Hoxe and News painted…

Bay Breakin’ II

Breakin’ The Bay is a free annual Hip Hop festival held at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. It’s billed as a celebration of Hip Hop culture covering the elements of DJ and MCing along with graffiti and street art too. Held over the weekend of 8th and 9th of August the event attracted…

Breakin’ the Bay 2015

Breakin’ The Bay is a free annual Hip Hop festival held at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. It’s truly a celebration of Hip Hop culture covering the elements of DJ and MCing along with graffiti and street art too. Held over the weekend of 8th and 9th of August the event attracted thousands…

Empty Walls 2014: Hoxe and Tizer iD

The Empty Walls Festival is a month long street art event aiming to bring colour, culture and vibrancy to the city of Cardiff – with artists travelling in from Germany, Italy, Spain and France and also closer to home from London, Bristol and Cardiff. It’s not entirely clear whether this was an intended part of…

Demolition….. man!

Usually a good indicator of how well a city is developing is the amount of street art that it attracts. (really???) Sometimes it’s organised events whereas other times it’s much more organic and just appears (where’s this going?) – but it’s also a sign when new major developments are occuring in a city. Hence it’s…

Breakin’ the Bay

Breakin’ the Bay is the Wales Millennium Centre’s annual celebration of hip-hop culture where they stage two days of showcases featuring all elements of Hip-hop, Breakin’, Street Dance, Deejaying, MC-ing and Graffiti Art. Over the bank holiday weekend there was performances from Grassroots, Beatbox Fozzy, Amy True, The Mouse Outfit ft. Dr. Syntax & Sparkz…

Drinking the Bay

Late in the Summer of 2014 local artist Rmer was joined by fellow crazy man Tizer to paint on a vacant building just a stones throw from the Wales Millennium Centre. Tizer painted this crazy wildstylish piece to the right hand side and featured this blue faced woman in the centre complete with the tag…