High Vis Festival 2019

After launching in 2018 Birmingham’s High Vis Festival returned to the city with a host of artists and writers invited to paint at the event. Located in the streets around Digbeth’s Custard Factory it coincided with the city’s Comicon so a theme of Judge Dredd was a great idea for the event which happened on…

Made in Birmingham

Set in the heart of the urban area of Digbeth, Birmingham is this vast car park with an even vaster wall (it is such a word!) Bricked walls run around the perimeter of the car park and all attract some great street art but this large wall has recently been painted by local lads Gent…

Birmingham graffiti and street art roundup

A brief walk around the Digbeth area of Birmingham is always a delight to see what are the latest additions to the ever growing graffiti and street art scene here. There was only half an hour before the train departed so this REALLY was a whistle stop ‘tour’ of the area. Beginning down Bordersley Street…

Newso Gent Brum Go

After Newso and Gent recently took a trip to Cardiff to take part in the Empty Walls Street Jam it was time to take a trip to their home town of Birmingham to unearth some previous works from the Brummie duo. A wander around the Digbeth part of the city began to reveal some of…

Have I got Newso for you!

Birmingham based artist Newso had recently purchased a brand spanking new pair of New Balance sneakers and wanted to use them as inspiration for his latest piece. They are a limited edition pair of New Balance 574 and feature a dragon on the side. He posted the progress of the wall on his Instagram feed…

Liskbot and Annatomix in intergalactic warfare!

Set in the Digbeth area of Birmingham this piece by Annatomix graces a large 40 foot wall on Floodgate Street which behind houses a fully working garage. Anna is a self taught artist from Birmingham, UK with a passion for the sciences, history, religion and philosophy. Her work covers illustration, painting, sculpture and urban art.”…