You'll explore the street and surfaces of the vibrant East London through Graffiti and Street Art. You'll discover new and old pieces, big and tiny artistic 'interventions', find out about the artists, learn about techniques and have an insight into the artistic scene. Be prepared to walk in any weather. Bring…
I'm an urban art lover and expert. I've got a PhD in Cultural & Postcolonial Studies and yes, my thesis is on Graffiti e Street Art. So you'll have a chance to explore East London artscape with a doctor in Street Art! I'm also an insider of the scene, as I'm friend with some street artists. I'm a curious explorer of the city, keen to discover art interwoven and hidden in the urban fabric.
We will walk around the vibrant and trendy Shoreditch, a hot spot for Street Art, where there are still some pieces by the mysterious Banksy. We'll explore the lively Brick Lane, renowned for its Indian restaurants and its everchanging artscape.
Bring your camera, an umbrella or a raincoat and water. Make sure to wear warm clothes and comfortable shoes.