Posts tagged “Bukruk

The Lost Art of Bukruk

Posted on March 5, 2013

After the festival winded down and the retrospective artists returned home we started to discover we had actually missed out quite a few pieces from the festival, our apologies go out to the artists that we didn't manage to feature in our earlier posts, there wasn't a whole "favourite artists thing" going on we swear! We just didn't happen to come across the pieces and in our defence the Bukruk festival map hadn't clearly highlighted any pieces that were to be taking place within Siam Square so without any further a do may I present - The Lost Art of Bukruk. [...] Read more

Bukruk Street Art Festival Vol.2 I Pop-Up Gallery Store & Finished Pieces

Posted on February 28, 2013

  With this being the first year of the festival it was great to stumble across such creative wealth being brought together in a city which i felt thrived and encouraged creativity like no other i have come across so far and certify the non-hostility vibe through out the event in which artists were more than willing to talk to you regardless of your social status or background.   After all of the artists had finished their pieces the week long festival was celebrated with the launch of a pop up store which had all of the items suspended and displayed in a 400sqm room that made it more gallery show esque than temporary pop up, it seemed like the freshest way to showcase international [...] Read more

Bukruk Street Art Festival: Work In Progress

Posted on February 20, 2013

On Tuesday we braved the scorching heat of Bangkok and embarked on the Bukruk Festival trail armed with nothing but bottles of water and our cameras slung over our shoulders to discover the work of Thai and European street artists that have been drafted in to take over the city. Featuring artists from ten different european countries and of course native thai's it was great to see such diverse cultures and  creative styles in action and commend the hospitality of the participating artists who managed to make time for whoever dropped by, later in the week we will be out again roaming the streets to check out the finished work so expect a more in depth post coming your way soon. วันอังคารที่ผ่านมาพวกเราเตรียมพร้อมต่อสู้กับอากาศที่ร้อนมากของกรุงเทพและได้เริ่มเดินทางไปยังงานบุกรุกพร้องกับขวดน้ำและกล้องที่แขวนอยู่บนไหล่เพื่อไปค้นหาผลงานของศิลปิน [...] Read more