2014/09/27

Poet 4 big Brobot's Charity Groupshow 2014

On the 6-7.09.2014 Big Brobot's hosted a charity groupshow at the Box32 Gallery in Berlin, as part of their 10th Anniversary. Each Artist was ask to create an A2 size artwork for the groupshow. This was my b/w contribution for the show:
outside...

..inside...

Poet 4 Big brobot, Berlin 2014,

poet lettering...

Astronauts and robots...

...Berlin City..

...touching the sky...

down below "the City"...

Star dust elliot..

2014/08/27

20 years Backjumps - Stylewars 1+2 open air


Freiluftkino Kreuzberg
Mariannenplatz 2, Hinterhof, 10997 Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany


! ! ! ! ! ! ! Attending ! ! ! ! ! ! !
Duro, Veli&Amos, Mr.Ix, Mr. White

Am 30.08.2014 feiern wir mit Euch 20 JAHRE BACKJUMPS und einem special Screening-Abend von STYLE WARS und STYLE WARS 2.
Der Eintritt ist frei! 

On the 30th of August we celebrate 20 YEARS OF BACKJUMPS with you at a special screening-evening of STYLE WARS and STYLE WARS 2.
Entrance Free!

SEE YOU THERE!

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Die Veröffentlichung von Style Wars 1983 trug maßgeblich zur Verbreitung der Graffitikultur von New York über den Globus bei. Veli&Amos begeben sich in „Style Wars 2“ fast 30 Jahre später auf eine Tour von Europa über New York bis in den Mittleren Osten, um den aktuellen Graffitis, ihren Künstlern und Sammler auf die Spur zu kommen; eine ernste, derb-komische und wilde Reise durch Galerien, Küchen und Krisengebiete. Mit den beiden Filmen zeigt Backjumps zwei unentbehrliche Zeitdokumente von Straßenkultur und ihrem Kunstwerden.
Duro, CIA, NYC

Duro in action
DURO is bringing his new book „CAUSE I AM / WHO I SAY I AM“ along, so you can check it out and even purchase directly from him!
See you on Saturday!






Wanna see more? Come around on Saturday to celebrate 20 years of Backjumps with us and check out our Style Wars Dilogy OPEN AIR on 100sqm!!!
It´s free of entrance! See you there!

2014/08/01

R.i.P. King Robbo

R.i.P King Robbo, a graffiti legend and pionier of the UK and European Graff movement, lost the fight after beeing 3 years in koma, after an accident. Recently mostly getting noticed by the world for his battle over a wall with Banksy, he was an outstanding writer active since 1985, who had found his place in the european Graffhistory very early. Rest in Peace King Robbo

Robbo, on London Subway 80'ties
Robbo on the berlin wall 2011

Robbo on clean trains NYC 1992

2014/07/31

groupshow @ Egbert Baque Contemporary Art, Berlin

ABRACADABRA, groupshow
ABRACADABRA
Astonishing and intriguing, 
mesmerizing and thrilling surprise-summer-group-show
19 July – 30 August 2014 @ Egbert Baque Contemporary Art, 
Fasanenstraße 37, 10719 Berlin
Artists:
 Abetz & Drescher,  Winston Chmielinski,  Neal Fox,  Giuseppe Gonella, Ivar Kaasik, Mrs. Chy,  
Wolfgang Neumann,  Tim Plamper,  Poet73 and Snapple

60cm miniatur Berlin wall in high glossy...

Special xtra-high glossy 60cm modell of the berlin wall, painted by Arunski&Poet for an art collector, Berlin 2014

Berlin Wall by Arunski&Poet, Berlin 2014


2014/07/16

First Berlin Subway Wholecar 1989

West-Berlin in may 1989, after 3 months of starting hitting the subways in regular for the first time, by my old Partner Kage (GFA) and myself with pannels and e-to-es. I decided to show the pictures of our new hobby to Maxim (R.i.p). He came up with the idea to go one step further and said: "We have to do Wholecars". He asked me which lay-up would be the best for that and I reply Breitenbachstation lay-up. We setted up a meeting 3 days later and Maxim brought Asek (AC) with him. And so, we 3 went for this masterpiece (for 1989 in Berlin). This Wholecar was published, after more then 20 years for the first time, in the Documentary Unlike-U.
I have to notice, that on the right a t-to-b mushroom done by Maxim is not pictured, also the Wholecar is completely done with Marabou Buntlack, i mention this for Ces53 from Rotterdam, who once said in an interview, that we didn't know about Buntlack in Berlin, before they came to Berlin in 91.
International-Fame-Xpress by Maxim (R.i.p.), Asek and Sare aka Poet, Berlin 05.1989