News Blog - Waterford Walls

NEWS BLOG

Stay up-to-date with all the latest news from us here at Waterford Walls & gain insights into our team together with our amazing street artists from around the world.

  • Louise Flynn Waterford Walls Curator

    PORTRAIT OF THE CURATOR : LOUISE FLYNN

    Louise Flynn has been with Waterford Walls since the beginning and she performs the key role of Curator which puts her in the position of selecting and commissioning artists and..Read More

  • Waterford Walls - Archy - A Portrait of a Street Artist

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : ARCY

    Tell us how you first got into street art? I’ve been doing street art for over a decade, but my artistic capabilities really emerged during childhood. Growing up about an..Read More

  • Waterford Walls - A Portrait of Project Manager Edel Tobin

    A PORTRAIT OF THE PROJECT MANAGER: EDEL TOBIN

    Is it true the Street Art Festival in Waterford is unique in Ireland? Yes is is unique in that it is a whole city being used as a canvas for..Read More

  • Waterford-Walls - A Portrait of the Artist Magda Karol

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : MAGDA KAROL

    Tell us how you first got into street art, what was the scene like where you grew up and how many years have you been painting? I have been painting..Read More

  • Waterfrod Walls - A Portrait of the Artist - FIVE8

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : FIVE8

    FIVE EIGHT is a multidisciplinary artist, born and based in Montreal, Quebec. A fine-art painter since 2002, he favours a bold aesthetic over political commentary. His figurative murals and paintings..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : FINTAN MAGEE

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : FINTAN MAGEE

    Born in 1985 in Lismore, Australia and encouraged by his parents to draw from a young age, Fintan Magee began painting full time in 2009 and has since established himself..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : KINMX

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : KINMX

    Tell us how you first got into street art, what was the scene like where you grew up and how many years have you been painting? I started with graffiti,..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : BIRDO

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : BIRDO

    Tell us how you first got into street art, what was the scene like where you grew up and how many years have you been painting? In Canada I was..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : NOVICE

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : NOVICE

    We sit down with artist and illustrator , Jess Tobin, aka NOVICE about her journey and inspirations in life. Tell us how you first got into street art, what was..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : RASK

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : RASK

    Tell us how you first got into street art, what was the scene like where you grew up and how many years have you been painting? I first picked up..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : CAOILFHIONN HANTON

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : CAOILFHIONN HANTON

    We sit down with Waterford artist and powerhouse of creativity Caoilfhionn Hanton for our latest profile of the artist. Tell us how you first got into street art? I first..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : KELSEY MONTAGUE

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST : KELSEY MONTAGUE

    We sit down with USA artist Kelsey Montague in our latest portrait of the artist. Tell us how you first got into street art, what was the scene like where..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: THIAGO RITUAL

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: THIAGO RITUAL

    Thiago Ritual is an artist, photographer, activist and free skater from São Paulo, Brasil. Having spent some years in Dublin, he became a notable regular on the Irish art scene, working with..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: LOUIS MASAI

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: LOUIS MASAI

    Louis Masai is a London-based painter and street artist with a passion for nature – particularly endangered species. Louis painted the patchwork hammerhead sharks on Barrack Street at Waterford Walls..Read More

  • T-WALLS

    T-WALLS

    Waterford Walls are thrilled to introduce our little sister, T-Walls. Five new murals will grace Tramore town as the Waterford Walls project expands its reach to one of Ireland’s favourite seaside..Read More

  • A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: LE BAS

    A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST: LE BAS

    Le Bas is a Dublin-based visual artist who divides his time between painting walls and producing studio work. A background in architecture and graffiti has influenced his approach to painting...Read More

  • Waterford Walls 2016

    Waterford Walls 2016

    Waterford Walls 2016 is fast approaching and promises to be even bigger and better than last year, with 40 local, national and international artists set to descend on the city over..Read More

  • WATERFORD WALLS 2015 MEDIA COVERAGE

    WATERFORD WALLS 2015 MEDIA COVERAGE

    Waterford Walls is a unique and exciting people driven project. In 2015 we had the local print and radio media interested in regularly doing features of our project. In addition, we received..Read More