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8th October 2018

Meet & Graff is a short interview series for which we meet different graffiti artists working on Leake Street to learn more about their style. Last month we caught up with Otto Schade. The Chilean born artist is normally found painting walls near his home in Shoreditch but had made a trip to Leake Street Arches to catch up on the latest developments. Name Otto Schade Graffiti Name Osch Website https://ottoschade.com Social Media Handles Follow Otto on Instagram @Otto_schade What age did you get into graffiti? I didn’t! I regard myself as a street artist rather than a graffiti artist. […]
17th July 2018

#MeetAndGraff is a short interview series where we meet graffiti artists working on Leake Street and learn more about their style. This month we caught up with Nzie who was working on Leake Street as part of the #Do1Cancer Paint Jam (which went on to raise over £1000 for MacMillan Cancer). Name Lenz Graffiti Name NZIE Website www.nzie.co.uk Social Media Handles Click here to follow on Instagram Click here to follow on Facebook What age did you get into graffiti? I started tagging, dubbing and running around the trains and tracks in the late 90’s. Who is your favourite street […]
6th June 2018

#MeetAndGraff is a short interview series where we meet graffiti artists working on Leake Street and learn more about their style. Name Kayleigh Marshall Graffiti Name Marshall Art Life Website www.marshallartlife.com Social Channels Follow Kayleigh on Instagram here Follow Kayleigh on Twitter here What age did you get into graffiti? My Art Life only began 2 years ago when I quit my corporate job at 23 to go full time as an artist. And only as recently as one year ago did I pick up my first spray paint can and start making a mess. I work with a lot […]
17th April 2018

#MeetAndGraff is a short interview series where we meet graffiti artists working on Leake Street and learn more about their style. Last month, we caught up with Gustavo Nénão who was in London for the Fraternity Without Borders exhibition at the Brazilian Embassy. In his downtime, he painted the stunning Stephen Hawking tribute on Leake Street. Name Gustavo Bordin Graffiti Name Nénão Website www.gustavonenao.com Social Media Handles Follow Gustavo on Instagram here Follow Gustavo on Facebook here What age did you get into graffiti? I started in graffiti in 1994, 24 years ago. Who is your favourite street artist? Os […]
21st March 2018

#MeetAndGraff is a short interview series where we meet graffiti artists working on Leake Street and learn more about their style. This week, we caught up with Vane MG. Name Vanessa Graffiti Name Vane MG Website www.art-vanemg.wixsite.com/vanemg Social Media Handles @vanemg.art Follow Vanessa on Facebook here Follow Vanessa on Instagram here When did you get into graffiti? 2015 Who is your favourite street artist? From people that I met in the UK I love the girl power of Aranzazu in London and the Nolij graffiti technique too. But I should mention someone from my country (Colombia) Likmi Soberana who has […]