Go on a fascinating journey into the world of Berlin street art and create your own artistic souvenir on this fun and novel tour. Discover old and new examples of street art, graffiti and mural art on a walking tour through the back streets of Berlin. Hear street artists reveal the motivations behind their work and learn their distinctive artistic techniques. Then, use your new skills to paint the walls of an abandoned factory and design a canvas piece as a take-home souvenir!This small-group tour is limited to 20 people for a more casual, intimate experience.
Meet your guide in central Berlin to begin your exciting exploration of street art and graffiti in this hotspot for urban art. Your guide will be a street artist or graffiti writer who will lead your small group on a walking tour to discover both old and new examples of street art. In order to see all the latest pieces, you will use public transport (own expense) a few times during your tour.See works by more than 50 cutting-edge local and international artists in the back alleys of the city and in studios. Check out incredible mural art by Blu, Os Gêmeos, Ema Jones and ROA. Learn about the history of Berlin's street art and its cultural and political significance. You may even see an artist in the act of creating a new piece!Become an expert on various styles and techniques of street art, including stencil art, paste ups, throw ups, burners, bombings, tags, heaven spots, ad busting, installations and wildstyle graffiti. Follow your guide to a huge abandoned bread factory where you'll be given firsthand instruction on how to create street art yourself. Then, it's time to let loose! You'll be provided with spray paints and safety equipment so you can decorate the walls of the factory using the skills you have learned.By the end of your 4.5-hour street art walking tour and workshop, you'll also have a canvas-based work of art created by you to take along as a souvenir of your Berlin cultural adventure.