Tag Archives: New Regent Street

Stand Tall

Ghstie, PNS Wainoni, 006 Yikes, Stand Tall, New Regent St, November 2014, 040

The painted giraffe sculptures around the city seem to be popular, these two, by Sean ‘Ghstie’ Duffell at the Wainoni Pak n Save and Yikes in New Regent Street are personal favourites, highlighting two artists with distinctive personal styles and visual vocabularies with backgrounds and continuing graffiti/street practices, but whose work also reaches further…

Wongi FREAK Wilson

Wongi Wilson, Spanish Poetica, Gloucester St,  Oct 2013 030With The Graffiti Freak Show 2 opening next week, I thought it was a good time to post this image of FREAK’s wall near New Regent Street. Created as part of the Urban Poetica project and as a memorial to a son lost in the February earthquake, the wall continued the development of FREAK’s calligraffiti style, which will feature in his work in the exhibition – which opens on Thursday 5th December in The Colombo in Sydenham (7pm start)