One of the most unique ways to experience art in Washington, DC is to become an artist for a day. Not just a studio artist, but a muralist ready to paint large masterpieces full of movement and passion. Open Walls are interactive outdoor art spots around the city, where you can see walls fulls of murals and artwork by some of the most talented artists from all around the world. If you are celebrating a [...]
If you would like to participate in OPEN WALLS FEST (November 4-11) as an artist please send us an email with a link to your portfolio or a few examples of your work. Include a request what day you would like to paint and how large area you will use. Due to a large interest in this program, we do not guarantee that everyone will get a spot but we will do our best to [...]
The newest Open Wall has been established in collaboration with The Friends of Garfield Park with permission from Department of Transportation with a goal to create a unique curatorial project and to maintain the space. Detailed information… The photos are from a mural workshop held in this space in Spring 2011.
Dave Adams shared some of his beautiful footage of Geoff Chang aka Toyz Are Us, a local b-boy and instructor at Words Beats and Life in Washington, DC. It was shot in September at the Edgewood Mural in Northeast Washington, D.C. with a Phantom HD and a set of Superspeed Zeiss Primes. Shots range from 300fps to 1000fps. This footage will be featured in the documentary “The District Rhyme” that Dave is working on with [...]