Climbing Acatenango – Part 1

If you would've told me I'd be hiking up a volcano over a year ago, I would've laughed in your face. Not just because I'm lazy but also because while sitting behind my desk in the Netherlands, going up a...

FreddySam

South-African street artist Ricky-Lee Gordon aka FreddySam is a true inspiration! He creates fantastic murals and uses his powers for good in and around Cape Town. His works are a prime example of uplifting neighborhoods to a new level by...

Bernhard Handick

Bernhard Handick is a young German artist and art-director of Shoutout-Magazine. With a German father and a mother from Sri-Lanka, Bernhard grew up in a multi cultural environment which he enjoyed a lot. He's currently studying at the Folkwang university,...

Iamdoom

If there is one thing we've learned, it's that you can't get the street out of the streetartist and you can't keep 'em of the streets either. The Dutch artists I AM DOOM proves it to it once again. Intrigued...

Marius Vieth

Marius Veith(1988) is a fine-art /  street photographer based in our very own hometown of Amsterdam. Originally from Germany he now  travels the globe, making a living out of his passion. Besides photographing he also writes great articles on the...

Helen Flanagan – moments of absence

Interested by the human psyche, obscurity and those tender, glorified moments of absence, Helen Flanagan work portraits the intensity of loneliness that we human beings like to close our eyes for.  The general dreamy atmosphere of composition and used palette...

Helen Warner – Extravaganza

Helen Warner is a fine art photographer living and working in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Originally from Toulouse in the South West of France, She is a graduate of The Queen's University of Belfast where she mastered in Cinema and Modernism....

Ella and Pitr – The paper painters

French street artists Ella & Pitr have the most romantic story! She used to be a comedian, he a graffiti writer. They met each other in the streets of St. Etienne (France) while doing paste-ups. Now isn’t that just lovely...

Ali Mousavi – back to the top

Every once in a while someone crosses our path with a jaw dropping story. Ali Mousavi is such a person. His story as a photographer began just a few years ago, but already he has known many highs and lows...

Richard Terborg – Route 66

Route 66 is that all-American Mecca for travellers across the globe. The idea of roaming these roads in a sluggish American car and enjoying all the greatness that the States have to offer, appeals to people worldwide. So is it...

Unek Francis – Fashion photographer

In 2009 we came across the sexy body art / graffiti on girls pictures created by Unek Francis, aka Mr.Unek. As both his graffiti/ body art work and his photography was stunning we had more than enough reasons for an...

Collin van der Sluijs

Dutch artist Collin van der Sluijs has had shows in Brooklyn, Paris and Copenhagen. Still there is relatively little known about him in The Netherlands. He is based in Maastricht, where he also has his own gallery. At the age...

R.U.A. – Reflection on Urban Art

It must not have been easy to get permission for ten massive walls to be painted. It must especially not have been easy to do so when it is normally being seen as vandalism. The people behind Caramundo got the...

Ian Phenna

I have been around a few artists for well over a year now and recently I have spent a bit of time with Mr Phenna a wizard with the can and 100% passion for the Art. Freehand is his game...

M.R. Hasan – Park life

Parks are of immense value to their cities. Whether it's about aesthetic, environmental, recreational or economical values, parks are a place for refreshment for the city's inhabitants and add some openness to the streets. Bangladesh' capital, Dhaka city, houses over...

Jeroen Huijbregts – subtle and clever

A few months ago I sat down with illustrator / graphic designer, artist and all-round good guy Jeroen Huijbregts to interview him about his artistic aspirations. On a terrace in Amsterdam we enjoyed the first sun-rays of the year, some fried...

Cristina Poetto (Lapoetto)

The Argentinian model and photographer Cristina Poetto has stunned us in both her professions! Being drop-dead gorgeous, Lapoetto already completes every shot, but also her participation in the creative process of the photographer always makes for a beautiful end result....

Straight from Paris: Vincent Sannier

Every big cities has their inner secret talents. Paris is one amongst those who have many - including Parisian born and raised photographer Vincent Sannier. From shooting portraits of some eternal legends in the fashion industry like Yves Saint Laurent...

SjocoSjon – From Mokum to Rio

SjocoSjon is a celebrity in Amsterdam and some countries we haven't even heard of. Street artist, illustrator, vj, host, organizer: Sjoco does it all. Earlier this year he organized the 'Great Jerry Springer Rodeo Show' an interactive art show based...

DEBE – Graffiti from Taiwan

Our Asian graffiti connections have been limited so far! But we will bring a change in that, starting with Taiwanese graffiti artist DEBE. In fact we already featured DEBE together with his partner Kenny from the Two Much Crew in...