John Fekner – Detective Show – Bio Editions Book Release
December 1, 2022
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The latest release from UK publishing house Bio Editions is a photography book from John Fekner, entitled ‘Detective Show’. Featuring a foreword by legendary art critic, Carlo McCormick, the title explores the formative steps of street-art-as-installation, transporting readers back to 1970s Queens, New York, and shining a light on an era of authentic, artistic freedom.…
Bio Editions – UK Art Publisher Launches Debut Release
October 13, 2021
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Bio Editions, a new artist-led book publishing company, has launched its first publication SNIK: EPHEMERAL. “Who wants to do a show that no one can go to?” – New book SNIK: EPHEMERAL charts the creation and fortunes of two linked exhibitions held before and during lockdown – one playing host to a sold-out crowd, the…
Mural by SNIK in Aberdeen, Scotland
July 14, 2021
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Stencil art duo, SNIK have recently collaborated with Nuart Aberdeen Summer’s third project in this year’s residency programme. Nuart and SNIK have developed a fabulously creative and productive relationship over the last few years. This will be the second visit to Nuart Aberdeen having joined the event in 2018 where they produced the now landmark “Hold Fast Hope” mural.…
EPHEMERAL PART II – SNIK’s Exhibition Without an Audience
June 15, 2021
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Urban contemporary art duo SNIK present EPHEMERAL PART II, an exhibition both created and presented in isolation from the world, in a fitting homage to the past 15 months. In a necessary counterpoint to traditional pre-pandemic events – including the original EPHEMERAL show held in London, 2019 – SNIK set themselves the challenge of creating…
‘Art 4 Dogs’ The Animal Helpline Charity Auction
December 5, 2020
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eBay charity Auction: Sunday 29th November – Sunday 6th December In times of national economic crisis, charities often find themselves woefully and suddenly underfunded, while still attempting to provide consistent levels of care and support. Animal Helpline is just such an organisation: the volunteer run charity has worked in Wansford, Peterborough for 30 years, saving…
“Transcend” by Snik in Gloucestershire, England
September 14, 2020
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Artistic duo Snik is back with a new mural entitled “Transcend” for Cheltenham Paint Festival in Gloucestershire, England. The artwork features their signature stencil technique. As stencil artists, they are traditionalists. Where others have moved on to the digital techniques, using laser cutting and computers to support their work, SNIK have remained true to the origins of…
Snik in Stavanger, Norway for Nuart
August 24, 2018
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UK Street Art duo Snik have kicked off this year’s Nuart Festival with an incredible hand-cut stencil drawing on influences from British art movement the Pre-Raphaelites. The piece, titled ‘Gone Believer’, is designed with the surrounding ivy in mind, which over time will grow back to create a living, breathing, organic artwork perfectly in tune…
Snik and Nuno Viegas in Berlin, Germany
May 23, 2018
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Snik and Nuno Viegas just returned from Berlin, Germany where they were invited to paint for Urban Nation. Snik are an art duo based in the United Kingdom. With over a decade’s experience painting walls inside and out they have established themselves as one of the most interesting and progressive stencil artists of the moment.…
“Serenity” by Snik in Manchester
January 24, 2018
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In the shadow of Stevenson Square, where over 100 years ago, the Suffragettes once gathered defiant , Cities of Hope is proud to reveal the first of our Tributes to Hope. This tribute is in gratitude to all women that stand against injustice. A recognition of their strength, resolve and dignity, A testimony to what…
“To build a home” by Snik in Goosegate, Nottingham
June 26, 2017
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It has been quite a while since we last heard from our friends Snik on Streetartnews, but they are back with a new street art piece by the name of “To build a home”. It is a 4 layer hand cut stencil piece located in Nottingham, United Kingdom. Their first mural in Nottingham has been supporte by…