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Failure:Lab Sydney – 28 May 2016

Failure:Lab the USA founded event focused on crushing the stigma associated with failure is coming to Sydney on 28 May 2016. With the theme of ‘The Highs & Lows of the Creative Journey’ this night is filled with successful creative professionals whom are going to erase the negativity associated with the F word – Failure, that is. Seven creative professionals each share […]

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Street Art Walking in Sydney

Just a quick post to let everyone know that I have been located in Sydney since 2014. Street Art Walking has still been doing tours in Newcastle, including a few murals, so you can still get in touch if you need a dose of street art in The City of Newcastle. This also means Sydney can expect some new exciting projects. Simone has […]

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Now Based in Sydney

As many of our serious followers will know, late last year I moved to Sydney to pursue some personal career goals. It was all a bit of a hectic time as I was also working on This Is Not Art Festical as Director. We didn’t really have time to reflect or share the news, just quickly pack up our stuff […]

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Detroit – Part I

It has been many months (nearly a year!) since I had the opportunity to visit Detroit, Michigan. But as anyone who has spent thirty minutes with me will tell you, Detroit has not been out of my mind (or heart) for a moment. Today, I will start my series of blogs, highlighting my journey from departure to return. With so […]

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Hit The Bricks 2013

You know it has been a busy when you log into your website to find your last post was calling for volunteers for a street art festival that happened over three months ago. So, what has happened in Newcastle Street Art since November? Plenty! Hit The Bricks Festival, produced by Look Hear, was a great success with over fifteen new […]

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Let’s get Newcastle on a Global Map

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 […]

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Local Newcastle Venue Looking for UV Artists

We are looking for some local artists who can work on a UV painting for a local venue. We are looking for a few artists to come in paint for a glow party, which will be next weekend (10-12 August). Do you know anyone who would have cool UV painting skills? Are you someone with these skills? Please see the images […]

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Local Street Art Walk to Curve Gallery

Yesterday I went for a short walk around my new neighborhood to see what street art is out and about. I was pleasantly surprised to find something everything block. There was a mix of grafffiti, stencil work and paste ups, including some yarn bombing, which always makes me smile. I had intentions of walking to Newcastle Beach to reminisce of […]

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Beginning with the letter ‘S’

Hello friends of SAW! We have been flat out after working towards our first ever Pop Up Exhibition at The Supperclub with our local friends from King Street Hotel, Emma Soup, The Woods, ARThive and The Chop Shop Clinic. A huge thank you must go to everyone who made it on the night. There were even some very lucky buyers, […]

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Afternoon Delight – Street Art Walking collaborates with Local Ladies + Alps for art, music and fashion soirée

Afternoon Delight INVITE ONLY EVENT Friday 15th June The Supperclub, King Street Hotel Featuring local Newcastle art, fashion & music. Art: Street Art Walking presents Sophia Flegg (The Woods), Sarah Louisa (Chop Shop Clinic), Sarah Mould (ARThive) Fashion: Emma Soup Hair/Makeup: Dollhouse Hair Music: Chris Hearn (Alps) Free cocktail on arrival supplied by Chambord If you would like to attend […]

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