“Break from the Past” by Anders Gjennestad in Patras, Greece
September 22, 2021
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Norwegian artist Anders Gjennestad recently worked on a mural in Patras, Greece. The mural entitled “Break from the Past” was done in collaboration with the 6th International Street Art Festival Patras at Eptanisos Square. The mural is inspired by Mikis Theodorakis’s saying “Man finally creates the feasible”. The mural was carried out with the support of the Norwegian…
“Splash And Burn” Project in Indonesia
May 31, 2017
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Over the course of last couple of months Ernest Zacharevic and a group of selected international artists secretly flew to Sumatra and Indonesia to produce a series of public works through the island. Focused on exposing the devastating consequences of illegal palm oil plantations, the project organizers recently revealed the show stopping works that instantly…
Wall Poetry ’16: Strøk in Reykjavik, Iceland
September 25, 2016
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Anders Gjennestad aka Strøk is currently in Iceland where he just finished working on a new piece for the Wall Poetry ’16 event curated by Urban Nation and IcelandAirwaves. Painting on the streets of Reykjavik, the Norwegian artist unveiled a beautiful highly-detailed piece which was created using hand-cut stencils. The piece was inspired by a song from the…
STRØK in Paris, France
May 10, 2016
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Strøk has been spending a few days in Paris, France where he was invited by Galerie Mathgoth to create a brand new mural. Painting on Rue De La Glaciere, the talented artist unveiled an impressive piece of work showing some of his signature imagery. Continuing the tradition of Dolk or Poble, Strøk is a Norwegian stencil…
Pow! Wow! ’15: Strøk paints a new mural in Honolulu, Hawaii
February 16, 2015
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Strøk is currently in lovely Hawaii where he just finished working on a brand new piece on the streets of Honolulu.In town for Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015, the Norwegian artist geared up his stencils and spray paint to quickly paint this signature piece.Anders has a very personal style which perfectly fits within the urban space.…
Coverage: Strøk “FLUX” Solo Exhibition @ Paris’ Galerie Mathgoth
December 7, 2014
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Norwegian artist Anders Gjennestad aka Strøk just opened his first solo show entitled ‘FLUX’ at Galerie Mathgoth in Paris. Anders produced 15 new pieces especially for the event that sold out prior to the opening night. With solo shows in both Norway and Denmark, a large scale mural completed for Nuart festiva  in Stavanger (covered here), and his work…
Strøk New Mural For Nuart 2014 – Stavanger, Norway
September 7, 2014
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The latest edition of Nuart is currently underway on the streets of Stavanger in Norway where Strøk just finished working on the side of this large building.Anders Gjennestad aka Strøk is a master of stencil art. He’s known worldwide for his hand-cut, multi-layered stencils that create a sense of depth on what’s otherwise a necessarily…
Strøk New Murals – Terracina, Italy
July 2, 2014
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Anders Gjennestad aka Strøk was also invited to participate in the excellent Memorie Urbane Street Art Festival in Terracina, Italy. The Norwegian street artist quickly painted these signature pieces which are showcasing his hand cut multi layered stencils to create photorealistic images featuring his signature depth and complex details. Hit the jump for more images…
The 25 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of 2013
December 22, 2013
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1. Banksy – USA With 2013 coming to an end, its time to unveil the 25 most popular pieces of the year (based on unique pageviews) on StreetArtNews. 2013’s most notorious event has been Banksy’s month long show in New York City, “Better Out Than In” and to no surprise he ranks #1 this year.…
New Window Installations by Ron English, Know Hope, Strøk… For Project M – Berlin, Germany
November 22, 2013
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Our friend Henrik Haven is back from Berlin and he just sent us shots of several new window installations by Ron English, Know Hope, Erik Jones, Lucy McLauchlan, Strøk, David Shillinglaw, Sandra Chevrier and others.These window installations are also a part of ”Project M”, which is independently curated by Yasha Young, who is the Director of…