My kind of street art

So went to see Cans festival yesterday. It’s a collaboration by Banksy and about 40 other stencil artists in an alleyway by Waterloo station.
Now, I don’t want to pretend to know much about that sort of thing. I’ve just always liked good graffiti and hated the bad kind. The notion I got yesterday was that this is as contemporary as contemporary art can get. When still as school I quite liked reading an article or a whole book about a painting we were studying at the time in order to ‘get it’. But this was not by a 17th century Italian artist. These dudes walk the streets I walk (technically) which made this ‘excibition’ extremely enjoyable.
Even my old calculator/phone/camera captured some really cool stuff. I mainly shot weird details as bigger pieces are covered by dozens of guys with huge cameras already. I can’t wait for Taavet to get his stuff out of his cam.

One comment

  1. Kaisa

    Banksy ruulib täiega, olen juba ammu tema fänn, sa oled üks õnnelikest kes tema tööd live’is ka näeb :) ka Berliinis muideks, on nii mõnigi hea graffiti-artist, check my flickr 😉

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