Some of the world’s leading street/graffiti artists from USA, Germany, Ireland and Britain will unite in Derry~Londonderry to join with the best local artists for a two-day Graffiti Jam, resulting in an arresting 250ft-long themed cityscape.
This is the first free graffiti event of its kind in Derry~Londonderry. It will be a weekend full of workshops, graffiti, skateboarding demonstrations and competitions.
Artwork will be available for purchasing, book signings and a chance to meet some of the most influential graffiti artists from around the globe.
The Graffiti Jam, almost more than anything else, shows the profound transformation which has characterised Derry~Londonderry in recent years and which is being celebrated across the city.
Saturday, July 6
10am-6pm 12-4pm – Free graffiti lesson with the Urban Vizualz artists
2pm – Moran retailer, Strand Rd providing tasters from the delicious burrito bar
5-6pm – Various skate competition and demonstrations
Sunday, July 7 12-6pm
12-6pm – International graffiti showcase
2pm – Best trick on switch mini-ramp competition