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Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies

Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies

Berlin-based street artist Mein Lieber Prost (or just Prost for short) opened his first solo-show last Thursday at Westberlin Gallery. Like me, a lot of people who know his well-known character tags and minimalistic street art sketches from Berlin’s streets, went to see whether it’s possible to bring this spontaneous works into a gallery space…

The 24 hour king of street amusement, whose bold visual statements on society are a crime to miss, is happy to temporarily work within the walls of a gallery filling the space with his message by ironising and criticizing established conventions, and making a positive change. (Westberlin Gallery)

The show, entitled The Street Never Ends, The Art Never Dies, contains a wide range of not just the familiar Prostie smiley characters, but also adbustings, drawings and paintings. For those who couldn’t make it, I took some photos. Here they are…

Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies
Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies
Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies
Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies
Street Never Ends, Art Never Dies

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Urban Art Core is your independent, international source for street art, graffiti and urbanism from around the world, mainly focused on stories, news and actions taking place in urban environments.

It spreads the urban Berlin voice loud and clear to metropolises far and wide and celebrates the urban arts, urban exploration movement and guerilla art interventions with news about artists, trends and exhibitions, since 2009.

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