The city woke up to becoming an extravagant art city when Frank Gehry got the right to create Guggenheim Museum in his own image. The man is crazy, but even better he do what he dreams. Together with street art tours, always check out if there is a Gehry house close to where you are wisiting. In Bilbao area the winery Marques de Riscal is also worth your visit!
There is also street art in the city. Some brand new, some political, some very famous. Enjoy:
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Just a glimpse. The two artist Pøbel and Ethos huge works is found in the center of the small city.
Claudio Ethos is Brazilian and reported working out from Sao Paolo. He started spraypaiting art at the age of 15.
“Pøbel (East Norwegian pronunciation: [pœːbeːɭ], meaning hooligan) is a pseudonymous Norwegian street artist based in Stavanger. He is best known for the Getto spedalsk (Ghetto leperous) project, decorating abandoned buildings in at the Lofoten islands” (Accordining to Wikipedia). The rock playing farmer is found on a house related to the farmers cooperation.
When you arrive Bryne south of Sandnes, you cant miss it:
In the neigbouring village of Klepp you will if you have a flying capacity see the world largest outdoor art work. See video here!
The First Year students of Art Design and Architechure at Vågen in Sandnes got the chance to do a NuArt project in the heart of the city. This is the latest street art in Sandnes. Enjoy exclusiv pictures from the making and the final result:
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When I talk with the iranian artist I see someone eager to build a good society. Not only in his city of Téhéran and in his beautiful Iran, but also the world. He is not afraid to critisize the western world and their responsibility in the syrian crises, and he continue to point out how his own society can developpe in a meaningful way!
Him self say that his around 500 piece of art in his capital are as soon as possible painted over or removed. With danger of his own life he continues to give the population a uncensored view on the daily life of the city.
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Martin Wattson has two paiting in the quai area south of the City hall. One is now covered under the reconstruction of quai 2, but here is what I found today
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The capital has three main hubs of street art wall. The Visit Norway web gives you abgreat gps map! Here is some of what is to be found out in the Tøyen/Kampen area:
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In the middle of the old area of the south norwegian city, called Hollenderbyen, there is a growing number of great street arts. After the bridge driving into the city, turn right and soon you will discover some of this:
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