Local Artists – Malta Street Art Festival

Although small in number graffiti writers in Malta are getting up around the island. We’ve been speaking via social media for a few years now so we invited some of the boys to paint at the Malta Street Art Festival. We’d worked with Seapuppy earlier this year at our Green…

Kas Art @ Malta Street Art Festival 2015

Portuguese artist KAS wasted no time in throwing up the hardcore piece at Jerma Palace Hotel. People wandering through the complex were slightly shocked at the piece in its early state but KAS had arrived. We’re fans of the artists work so happy to meet and greet the artist at…

Sone Oner – Malta Street Art Festival 2015

French writer Sone Oner enjoyed painting at the Jerma Palace Hotel for the Malta Street Art Festival warm up. The forty-forty five degree heat certainly kept us above boiling point for the duration of our stay in Malta. We’re looking forward to Sone Oner & Katka’s Belfort Bombing Art jam…

Katka – Malta Street Art Festival 2015

Katka and her partner Sone Oner organise the Belfort Bombing Art jam in France. It was great to meet them both for the Malta Street Art Festival. The couple have been painting for a while now and get invited to different jams around the country and further afield. The multi-skilled…

Original Artiste – Malta Street Art Festival 2015

We were overjoyed to finally meet Original Artiste at the first morning pool meeting for artists painting at the festival. We’d been posting his material for sometime so again it was finally great to meet the man behind those iconic artworks. Just a quick glance at one of his books…

Valentina Sforzini – Malta Street Art Festival 2015

Chalk and pavement artists are often overlooked when discussing street art. How this came about we just don’t know especially since the current batch of artists are producing such high quality artwork. Valentina is one of the artists pushing this form to international audiences.  Her beautiful colourful piece brought great…

Odeith – Malta Street Art Festival

When Odeith’s anamorphic graffiti first hit our screens we immediately commented that it must be photoshopped. The way the letters just popped off the wall almost convinced us it was a digitally manipulated photograph.  Further investigation showed our initial response was completely wrong and Odeith actually paints them that way….

Pariz One – Malta Street Art Festival 2015

Portuguese graffiti artist Pariz One arrived in Malta for the second year running for the Malta Street Art Festival 2015. His grand arrival at the SENSI Hotel also marked the entrance of Portuguese comrades MrDheo & Odeith (More of them in another post). The internationally acclaimed graffiti writer is a…

Painting the Jerma Palace Hotel in Malta

In the days leading up to the festival we spent a lot of time in and around this derelict hotel in the south of Malta. The once prestigious Jerma Palace Hotel operated for twenty five years before falling into receivership in 2007 and auctioning off its most prized assets. Since…

Smug One Artist

Malta Street Art Festival 2015

Thanks to all the principles involved in this years Malta Street Art Festival 2015. We have lots of content to post from a weeks long painting session which culminated at the festival in the stunning city of Valletta. We have lots of people to thank which we will in coming…