A 3hr tour for Street Art enthusiasts who want to step offf the grid and go deeper into the culture. • Admire large, freshly-painted colorful murals • See illegal graffiti in little-known corners of East and West Berlin • Photograph large volumes of street art in more exclusive surroundings • Visit a street art gallery at the forefront of the movement • See hidden places with your artist / guide where they and their fellow artists work
Street art & graffiti is everywhere in Berlin. Artists from around the world visit Berlin to paint both legal and illegal murals, small pieces and commissioned work. However, there are also the sweet-spots in the city that attract specific artists to visit, to paint, and also to admire the work of their peers. Some of which is off-the-radar of the casual observers, tourist groups and city-bloggers. On this exciting tour we´ll take you from the former east to the former west of Berlin through abandoned industrial yards to backstreets, quiet courtyards and some famous work as your guide (an active member of the scene) dazzles you with insider knowledge and tales from streets. From “tags” that are made while you´re asleep, to massive murals that take up an entire building and add to the city skyline. You´ll experience the meanings behind the art, the political messages, the techniques, the rules, the culture, the humor that keeps this world famous scene alive, active and part of Berlin´s modern folklore. This 3 hour adventure is a colorful & unique experience for guests who wish to see and photograph a large volume of work in more exclusive surroundings in some lesser known corners of Berlin aswell as some of the city´s legendary pieces.Come and explore with us. We´ll show you that urban art is more than just the writings "on the subway walls" but a way of life in this city.