Art from the Streets: Iconic Street Artist shown in Southeast Asia for the first time

Posted on December 15, 2017


A new exhibition on (the history of) Street Art opens on the 13th of January 2018 in the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. Art from the Streets will trace back 40 years of Street Art – from its countercultural beginnings to its extraordinary evolution as a contemporary art form – the exhibition will present a series of live paintings created on-site by some iconic names as well as upcoming new street art sensations including Felipe Pantone from Spain, Indonesian artist Eko Nugroho and Singaporean artists Speak Cryptic and Yok & Sheryo. These new works, created especially for the show will illustrate the vitality and diversity of the movement and its relevance today.

Curated by street art expert and gallerist Magda Danysz, Art from the Streets reflects the evolution of street art, charting the diverse artistic techniques employed by artists through the decades, and showing how technology has created new expressive avenues for artists.

As well as bringing some of the leading international names in Street Art to Singapore for the first time, Art from the Streets also shines a spotlight on urban art in Southeast Asia.

Artists include:

Banksy, Tarek Benaoum, Stéphane Bisseuil, Blade, Crash, Speak Cryptic, D*face, Fab 5 Freddy, FAILE, Shepard Fairey (aka Obey), Futura, JR, L'Atlas, Ludo, M-City, Miss. Tic, Nasty, Eko Nugroho, Felipe Pantone,  Quik, Lee Quinones, Blek le Rat, Rero, Remi Rough,  André Saraiva, Seen, Seth, Invader,  Sten Lex, Tanc, Hua Tunan, Yok & Sheryo, YZ, Zevs and many more.