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Calligraffiti Throw-Ups

Famous urban artist Niels “Shoe” Meulman will open a new solo-exhibition this week in Los Angeles. The show called “Calligraffiti Throw Ups” features a new series of calligraffiti artworks...


Car Tagging meets Breast Cancer!?

I can’t believe it. A car-manufacturer invites a former graffiti artist to advertise for a breast cancer awareness foundation?! Anyway, I love that flow and style and tagging a car is cool as well!

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Calligraffiti isn’t New? Niels Shoe Meulman Interview

Calligraffiti is a mixture of calligraphy and graffiti and Niels Shoe Meulman is one of its protagonists. Recently I had the change to ask him some questions...

Calligraffiti: Graffiti meets Calligraphy!

One of the world’s most famous and talented calligraphers is no one other than Niels “Shoe” Meulman from Amsterdam. His book “Calligraffiti” is a real masterpiece...


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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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