Urban Art & Family Funday // Town Centre

Urban Art Now!

Graffiti elephant smoking a cigar and holding a tin of spray paint, Urban Art Now!, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe

22 to 24 September 2017

The exhibition was due to open on 21st Sept but due to installation taking longer it will now start Friday 22nd.

Presented in collaboration with Our Big Picture and Lyn’s Grafitti, this September 20-21 will be filled with stunning large-scale spray can and graffiti artworks by leading artists from the UK and abroad. Created as part of Grimsby’s Urban Art Festival in 2016 and 2017, featured artists include renowned international graffiti artist CanTwo and Portuguese street artist Odieth, who will be showing his innovative 3D artwork from 2016. These will be joined by big UK names including Brave, DimeOne and Girls on Top Crew.

Over the past three years, street artists have been flocking to Grimsby’s Urban Art Festival to produce thrilling new works in and around St James’ Square. This year’s took place in Grimsby on 9 and 10 September, and included graffiti, street art, dance, performance and music. For one week only, these imaginative, spray can creations will be coming to Scunthorpe, running alongside this year’s Insight Open Studios in the gallery.

Sunday Funday 2017

Keith Haring-inspired Graffiti Art

Come and join the fun with our annual Sunday Funday. This year we’ve got an exciting range of arts, crafts and family activities inspired by ourUrban Art Now! exhibition.

Sunday 24 September, 11:00am to 4:00pm. 

Free entry.

Visit 20:21 website

Published by Scunthorpe Nights

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