Last Thursday a crowd gathered with anticipation around BOXPARK to watch renowned UK Graffiti Artist, Aroe spray 'Bomb The Box' on the shipping container outside Shoreditch High Street Station. Opening the live graffiti project that began over the weekend, the night featured an open art exhibition with work from the 6 graffiti crews involved, and music from Shorebitch DJ's.
#BombTheBox started on Sunday 4th August and will run each Sunday for six weeks. The 'box art' will stay for the entire week, until the next 2 artists take over the installation to 'Bomb The Box' the following Sunday.
Artists taking part in #Bombthebox include:
Sun 4th Aug - Aroe & Gary HA MSK UK
Sun 11th Aug - Sobek & Kcis Serbia
Sun 18th Aug - Skil & Kaos Sweden
Sun 25th Aug - Dizer & Yome VMD/TPK/UV France
Sun 1st Sept - Zombie & Teach UK
Sun 8th Sept - Wais & Trun TAD Russia
Video Credit: Created by the team at Fidgit Media.
Photo credit: Jake Lewis of Wordplay Magazine