1UP CREW x AVINOR

For its 2019 edition, Nuart festival had the pleasure of hosting the world-famous graffiti crew; 1UP. The crew has been bombarding the streets of Berlin since the early 2000’s and have managed to walk a fine line, staying true to the roots of graffiti whilst also pushing the art form into ever more adventurous territory through a variety of interventions and more.

Avinor, Stavanger Airport, has been a long-time partner of the festival. For this year’s festival, the airport was challenged with a piece from the German graffiti crew – and to Nuart’s big surprise they agreed.   

Curator Martyn Reed says: “No one was more surprised than me when Avinor, the owners of the city’s main airport, agreed to have 1UP Crew outside the departure lounge, one of the highest footfall areas in the region. I honestly thought they'd balk at the idea. It's testament to just how far this culture has come in the region and to our longstanding and trusting partnership with Avinor that allows us to work freely with some of the biggest names in the world. When it comes to art, Sola Airport has to be one of the coolest and most progressive Airports in Europe!” 

You can catch 1UP’s incredible installation for Nuart at the “Brand New, You’re Retro” exhibition in Stavanger until Oct 6th.

Read more about the existing artworks at Stavanger Airport here: 
https://avinor.no/en/corporate/airport/stavanger/about-us/art-at-stavanger-airport/

THE TUNNELS FILM.

“The Tunnels” is an experimental film that lays on the border of documentation, critical review and video art. It is dedicated to the “Brand New, You’re Retro” ex...

NUART 2019 RECAP FILM.

Nuart Festival's annual recap film -shot by Doug Gillen for Fifth Wall on location in Stavanger, Norway.

1UP CREW x AVINOR

For its 2019 edition, Nuart festival had the pleasure of hosting the world-famous graffiti crew; 1UP. The crew has been bombarding the streets of Berlin since the...

BRAND NEW, YOU'RE RETRO - OPENING

Brand new, you’re retro – Nuart Festival’s indoor exhibition opened its doors to the public Saturday the 7th of September.

PAUL HARFLEET // THE PANSY PROJECT.

Paul Harfleet’s 15 year Pansy Project has seen him travel the world to plant pansies on the streets at the site of homophobic abuse.

HYURO FOR RADIO JUXTAPOZ

Radio Juxtapoz Podcast, ep 23: Hyuro is Comfortable in Crisis, Live From Nuart 2019

WORKS FROM NUART 2019 - MAP

View our online map of the key outdoor works created at Nuart Festival 2018 and create your own Street Art Tour!

EDWIN TAKES ON CLIMATE CHANGE.

One of the pieces from this year’s festival has created a huge amount of curiosity within the neighbouring community of the festival’s hub at TOU.

JULIO ANAYA CABANDING'S LARS HERTERVIG

For the Nuart Festival 2019, the Spanish artist Julio Anaya Cabanding is recreating one of the national-romantic landscape paintings from Stavanger artist Lars He...

THIS IS NUART FESTIVAL 2019.

Over the years, Nuart has grown to entail so much more than thought provoking and intelligently placed street art. Check out the full festival program below!

FIGHT CLUB

First announcement for 2019 and kicking off this years Nuart Plus program, the legendary Fight Club returns.

NUART FILM TEASER

A quick look at what's been going on and up during the first few days of production.

JOFRE OLIVERAS // FIRST MURAL OF 2019.

The first Nuart mural of the year, courtesy of the Spanish artist Jofre Oliveras is a breath taking and thought provoking piece of art.

IMAGINARY CITY // OFFICIAL SELECTION.

Nuart's "Imaginary City", produced by MZM projects with Official Selection for the 13th edition of Istanbul International Architecture and Urban film festival.

#OSLOKASSA.

#Oslokassa is a social inclusion project that provides housing and follow up for people who are, or have been, struggling with addictions, substance abuse or have...

ARTIST RESIDENCY: ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE 2019

Nuart Festival 2019 has partnered with the Arte Laguna Prize to provide the winner of the “Urban Art Section” category with an artist residency at in Stavanger fo...

HYURO x PAINT THE CHANGE

Paint the Change has joined forces with Hyuro to take part in Nuart 2019.

IMAGINARY CITY // SCANDINAVIAN PREMIERE

Stavanger as you've never seen it before. Join us for this free screening of one of the finest street art films we've ever seen.

NUMUSIC 20TH ANNIVERSARY

Numusic returns with a very special 20th anniversary club night, Northern Lights, for one night only.
Tickets on sale now !

NUART 2019.

BRAND NEW, YOU'RE RETRO.
Nuart 2019 exploring the theme Memory and The City.

MARTHA, A PICTURE STORY

Scandinavian premiere of this astonishing documentary covering the life and times of Martha Cooper. Join Martha and Director Selina Miles in discussion with Evan ...

VOLUNTEER 2019.

Find out why volunteers regard their time at Nuart as an anchor point in their personal history and keep coming back for more. Join our truly international cast o...

THE TUNNELS

Brand New, You're Retro exhibition film shot on location by MZM Projects.

BYGGE FRAMTIDEN / BUILDING THE FUTURE

A series of exciting weekly workshops for children and families during the Nuart exhibition period

CULTURAL PRODUCERS INITIATIVE

Nuart Festival's Cultural Producers Initiative is a knowledge sharing platform for a global community of curators, producers, writers and administrators working w...

NUART 2018 - RE-CAP FILM

Short film documenting a selection of the works produced by 26 participating artists over a 7-day period in September, courtesy of Fifth Wall TV.

NUART MAP 2018

Key works from this years festival - the rest we hope people will discover on their own without the aid of a map, as nature (and the artists) intended

NUART x ATTENDE : SOCIAL INCLUSION THROUGH STREET ART

Internationally renowned mural artist Smug joins forces with Nuart and Attende for a project that aims to inspire action and change.

FESTIVAL HOTEL

Exclusive booking rate for Nuart guests at one of Stavanger's most stylish hotels!

NUART PRESENTS WORK, CREATE, PLAY AT NORDIC EDGE

A look at Nuart and Nordic Edge's inaugural “Artist-in-Residence” project.

MÁRET ANNE SARA (NO) - PILE O’ SÁPMI

Máret Ánne Sara brings the Pile o’ Sápmi debate to Stavanger with Nuart's billboard project.

THE WORLD'S LARGEST OUTDOOR MURAL - VIDEO

Footage from Nuart Festival, Block Berge Bygg and Ella & Pitr's successful attempt to create the world’s largest outdoor mural in Klepp, Rogaland.

NUART & SAATCHI GALLERY: 'REVOLUTIONS PER MINUTE'

Nuart heads to London’s famous Saatchi Gallery this November for an exhibition celebrating 12 years of facilitating art in the streets.

DISPATCHWORK

A short film on Jan Vormann's Dispatchwork for Nuart 2018 filmed by MZM Projects.

NUART JOURNAL LAUNCH. ISSUE 1

Launch of the first issue of the Nuart Journal. A peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the critical study of street art and urban cultures

NUART x UKM PRESENT THE CULT OF RAMMELLZEE AND OTHER ARTISTS

Nuart presents Cult of Rammellzee (UK), Ella & Pitr (FR) and Street Printing with Die Raubdruckerin (DE) at the Norwegian Youth Festivals of Art

NUART x ATTENDE : SOCIAL INCLUSION THROUGH STREET ART, PT. 2

Nuart and Attende pay tribute to Stavanger´s ´Ren By Gjengen´ with a new mural by Fintan Magee

JAZOO YANG A PROMISE TO REMEMBER

A short documentary on Berlin based Korean artist Jazzo Yang and her work for Nuart Festival 2018

NINA "BEASTS OF NO NATION"

A short documentary on Stavanger based Iranian artist Nina Ghafari from MZM Projects.

CARRIE REICHARDT (UK) FROM MZM PROJECTS

Conversations with the Street. A short film on and with artist Carrie Reichardt.

JAUNE (BE) - STREET ART BUS

Belgian artist Jaune celebrates the “unsung heroes” who keep our cities moving

ICY & SOT (IR) - STREET ART BUS

Powerful public art by Iranian siblings Icy & Sot for Nuart Festival 2018

VIDEO: HELEN BUR (UK) - NUART FESTIVAL 2018

Nuart newcomer Helen Bur displaying great versatility with works both big and small in Stavanger this past week

SAID DOKINS (MX) - STORIES OF A WORD

Nuart x Johannes Læringsenter present a new community-based mural for Badedammen in Stavanger East

ELLA & PITR - AFTENBLAD WALL

The latest installment in Nuart's Billboard project. Check out the video here.

NUART ABERDEEN - BBC ALBA DOCUMENTARY

Obair Ealain (Street Art) is a new Gaelic-language, feature-length documentary which follows the progress and impact of Nuart Aberdeen 2018.

EXHIBITION & STREET ART TOURS - BUY TICKETS HERE.

Ticket info for Nuart's 'Brand New, You're Retro" exhibition and Street Art tours

STREET ART TOURS.

Join our weekly street art tours or arrange one tailored to your specific needs and interests

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WORK WITH US

Contact Nuart to discuss a creative partnership with the world's leading street art festival !

NUART PATRONS CIRCLE

Join Nuart's Patrons Circle and help to create something extraordinary !

ELOQUENT VANDALS DOCUMENTARY

Shot on location at Nuart Festival features work and candid interviews from some of the worlds leading players in the scene.
Running time : 25.17. Directed by Martin Hawkes

ELOQUENT VANDALS BOOK

Eloquent Vandals The History of Nuart, is out now. Spanning over 5 years, 304 pages of exclusive images with essays from Tristan Manco and more...

VOLUNTEER WITH US

Join our Nuart 2019 crew, sign up now and get to say "been there, done that, got the T-shirt!"

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