Upfest 2nd, 3rd & 4th June – (Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend)
This weekend Europe’s largest urban art festival Upfest place for its fifth year and has unveiled plans to take over the cultural home of UK graffiti, Bristol.
This year Upfest has attracted over 250 of the most groundbreaking graffiti artists the world has to offer. A selection of the biggest names in international graffiti culture will be taking to the streets of Bristol from a total of 18 countries. The international line up includes artists such as Ches (Russia), Aske (Russia), Deuz (France), Frode (Italy), Guy Denning (France) and Mr OneTeas (Monaco). Over 50 international artists will be arriving from other countries such as Colombia, USA, Spain, Norway, Germany, South Africa and Holland. Descending onto Southville, Bristol they will consume over two miles of the city to paint live for three days and create over 20,000 square foot of artwork.
Definalty one of the biggest street art events in the world and a must if you are able to get there.
check out – http://festival.upfest.co.uk/ for all the details.