A massive thank you to 2095 Street Art blog for featuring us in the series of ‘5 Questions’ with notable street art members of Australia. We are very happy to be featured here. This article will give you some background on where our Director first formed a love for street art.
Street Art Walking (SAW) have been invited by Project for Public Spaces (PPS) to go to Detroit, Michigan for an inaugural event ‘Placemaking Leadership Council Meeting’ in April 2013. But we need your help to get there.. Why help? SAW wants Newcastle to be aligned with the best cities in the world We will be part of a highly valued […]
Yesterday I was lucky enough to share some time with Naomi Hersson Ringskog from No Longer Empty (NLE), a New York based organisation with a focus on renewing and revitalising urban space. Naomi’s background is in urban planning and it was fantastic to tell her about my home city in Newcastle, Australia. As anyone from Newcastle knows, we have some […]
So after a gritty introduction to DUMBO via a warehouse loft, I have now settled on the Upper East Side, in a very modern studio apartment. Manhattan is beautiful with tree lined streets that have these cute little fenced off areas areas bottom. My best friend who is getting married here next week (hence my visit) told me that people […]
After staying over in Brooklyn for two nights I managed to cover some great spaces between DUMBO, Brooklyn Heights and Williamsburg. The streets of DUMBO are romantically gritty with the rumble of the trains over Manhattan Bridge adding a sensory experience like no other. The cobblestone streets are a reminder of the areas history. From DUMBO, I walked through Brooklyn […]