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Tag: Street art

Talented Newcastle youth take centre stage

Street art, skateboarding and songwriting will all play an integral role in City of Newcastle celebrating NSW Youth Week 2021. The creation of a community mural kicks off a suite of youth-led activities...

Walk this way: Newcastle Afoot’s tackling tourism one step at a time

Becky Kiil is passionate about Newcastle. After moving to the former steel city almost four years ago, the self-confessed "geography and architecture nerd" has dreams of sharing her passion with anyone who'll listen. Using...

Silo art idea on the rise, thanks to Big Picture Fest

The Big Picture Festival has done more than just add a splash of colour to the former steel city. Held across the Labour Day long weekend in October, the three-day event has reignited...

Street art festival comes to town

World class street art is coming to some of Newcastle’s most prominent locations this weekend. The inaugural Big Picture Fest, which goes from Friday 2 to Sunday 4 October, will bring together local,...

Mural art helps teens think outside the box

A giant platypus marks the start of a school art project that is the product of a Newcastle artist thinking outside the box. Launched at Warner’s Bay High School on Wednesday, Mural in...

Street art celebration to roll into Newcastle

Street art is set to be celebrated this year when The Big Picture Fest rolls into town in October. The event will be Australia’s premier street art festival, and, thanks to COVID-19, it...