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Opening of Anthony Lister’s exhibition “Sneaky Bit In”

Urban Spree Galerie presents “Sneaky Bit In“, a solo show by the Australian visual & street artist Anthony Lister. The Opening of the show will be on Friday, September 14th, 2018 in the presence of the artist.

Invited by Urban Spree as part of our Artist-in-Residence program, Lister spent 3 weeks at Urban Spree between August and September 2018 to create in situ a whole new body of large scale works, installations, media art, and a large mural.

For this residency project, Lister incorporated a large palette of references stemming from cubism, Picasso’s “Les Demoiselles d’Avignon” and “Guernica“, Alejandro Jodorowski’s “The Holy Montain“, African masks, religion, divination and tarot, Aboriginal trans women, and direct references to Damien Hirst.

Lister’s outdoor mural at Urban Spree is a variation and alternate narrative on the theme of the main painting of the exhibition, in a style reminiscent of Egon Schiele and incorporating elements of Picasso’s Guernica. The wall was executed with a 6m long extension pole, and signed with a paint-filled fire extinguisher.

Anthony Lister (b. 1979 in Brisbane) is a contemporary Australian-born painter and installation artist, best known for his merging of “high” and “low” cultural imagery. Particularly well known as a street artist, Lister is considered amongst the best in the field with graffiti art legend Banksy even commenting that Lister appears to piss great art in his sleep.

He studied at the Griffith Queensland College of Art and was further educated under mentor Max Gimblett in New York City. Lister helped pioneer the street art movement in his home city as a teenager and is considered Australia’s premier street artist.

Lister employs multiple media including charcoal, acrylic, spray paint, oil pastels to create his scrawling, figurative style.

Lister has exhibited nationally and internationally including at the Lazarides Gallery in London, Underdogs Gallery in Lisbon, New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles, Robert Fontaine Gallery in Miami, Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York, Olsen Gallery in Sydney, Black Art Projects in Melbourne, Fireworks Gallery in Brisbane, and Allouche Gallery in New York City.

Lister currently lives and works between Sydney and New York City.

Anthony Lister

“Sneaky Bit In”

Solo Exhibition at Urban Spree Galerie

Opening: Friday 14.09 from 19:00

Exhibition: 15.09 – 20.10.2018

Tu-Su: 12:00-19:00

Urban Spree Galerie

Revaler Str. 99

10245 Berlin

http://www.anthonylister.com

https://www.instagram.com/anthonylister



Anthony Lister: Sneaky Bit In

Urban Spree Galerie presents “Sneaky Bit In“, a solo show by the Australian visual & street artist Anthony Lister. The Opening of the show will be on Friday, September 14th, 2018 in the presence of the artist.

Invited by Urban Spree as part of our Artist-in-Residence program, Lister spent 3 weeks at Urban Spree between August and September 2018 to create in situ a whole new body of large scale works, installations, media art, and a large mural.

For this residency project, Lister incorporated a large palette of references stemming from cubism, Picasso’s “Les Demoiselles d’Avignon” and “Guernica“, Alejandro Jodorowski’s “The Holy Montain“, African masks, religion, divination and tarot, Aboriginal trans women, and direct references to Damien Hirst.

Lister’s outdoor mural at Urban Spree is a variation and alternate narrative on the theme of the main painting of the exhibition, in a style reminiscent of Egon Schiele and incorporating elements of Picasso’s Guernica. The wall was executed with a 6m long extension pole, and signed with a paint-filled fire extinguisher.

Anthony Lister (b. 1979 in Brisbane) is a contemporary Australian-born painter and installation artist, best known for his merging of “high” and “low” cultural imagery. Particularly well known as a street artist, Lister is considered amongst the best in the field with graffiti art legend Banksy even commenting that Lister appears to piss great art in his sleep.

He studied at the Griffith Queensland College of Art and was further educated under mentor Max Gimblett in New York City. Lister helped pioneer the street art movement in his home city as a teenager and is considered Australia’s premier street artist.

Lister employs multiple media including charcoal, acrylic, spray paint, oil pastels to create his scrawling, figurative style.

Lister has exhibited nationally and internationally including at the Lazarides Gallery in London, Underdogs Gallery in Lisbon, New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles, Robert Fontaine Gallery in Miami, Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York, Olsen Gallery in Sydney, Black Art Projects in Melbourne, Fireworks Gallery in Brisbane, and Allouche Gallery in New York City.

Lister currently lives and works between Sydney and New York City.

 

Anthony Lister

“Sneaky Bit In”

Solo Exhibition at Urban Spree Galerie

Opening: Friday 14.09 from 19:00

Exhibition: 15.09 – 20.10.2018

Tu-Su: 12:00-19:00

Urban Spree Galerie

Revaler Str. 99

10245 Berlin

http://www.anthonylister.com

https://www.instagram.com/anthonylister

 



Middlemist Red & Desert Mountain Tribe

Middlemist Red (HU) is a psychedelic-rock band from Budapest, Hungary, formed in late 2012. They released their first EP, ‚As If You Could Mess This Up,‘ in November 2013.
In June 2014, the band received international attention after winning Deezer’s ‘Young Guns’ international music competition out of 182 bands from 182 different countries. Since then, Middlemist Red has played at major Central European Festivals, such as Sziget Festival (HU), Exit Festival (SRB), Rock for People (CZ), and VOLT Festival (HU) and has also shared the stage with bands like Wooden Shjips and The Black Lips. Middlemist Red’s debut album, ‚Supersonic Overdrive,‘ was released in November 2014.
The band had its first European tour in March, 2015 which took place in cities such as Berlin, Prague, Warsaw and Vilnius. Soon after the tour, they were chosen to participate in Midem Festival’s Artist Accelerator program. Later that year the band attended Hungary’s biggest music award ceremony, the ‚Fonogram,‘ where the jury selected them as the ‚Best New Act‘.
They started 2016 with various concerts at Europe’s biggest showcase festival ‚Eurosonic Noorderslag‘ in Groningen, sponsored by Rockpalast, and later that year they played at the UK’s major showcase festival ‚The Great Escape‘ and at ‚Tallinn Music Week‘.
After a busy summer they released their second album ‚Ripple Soul‘ and toured in Europe (Paradiso Amsterdam, FZW Dortmund, 8MM & Badehaus Berlin, Roxy Prague etc.)

Desert Mountain Tribe (UK) got off to a flying start with early standout track ‘Coming Down’, which was featured on Reverb Conspiracy Volume 2, a release double-headed by the equally legendary imprints Fuzz Club Records and Austin Psych Fest.

Following a debut tour of Northern Europe in the winter of 2014/15, the band quickly progressed to perform at leading festivals within the psych community like Eindhoven Psych Lab ’15 and Lisbon Psych Fest ’15.

“an astonishingly excellent debut” Big Takeover Mag, NYC “Sheer space rock bedlam.” Clash Music, UK

In 2015, Desert Mountain Tribe was invited to participate with the Converse Rubber Tracks recording project in London, where they produced a handful of cool and well-received demos that would ultimately assist in finding an album deal with Membran Entertainment Group in Europe/UK, and Metropolis Records in North America.

Debut album Either That Or The Moon was released in the spring of 2016 to a wealth of positive notices including respected platforms Drowned In Sound, Louder Than War and Classic Rock. The album picked up heavy rotation across U.S college radio and also the legendary KEXP where the band was invited to perform a live session. Recently the band has found support from BBC 6 Music’s Steve Lamacq, Lauren Laverne and Chris Hawkins.

The band have recently completed their second European tour in support of debut album Either That Or The Moon, and is looking forward to the continued release of new material in early Spring, and will again tour Europe and the U.S in the spring of 2017.

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Germes Gang über alles!

The notorious Germes Gang is landing at Urban Spree for an exhibition of drawings, live tattooing and a new book release.

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After 10 years of nerdy graffiti and drawings. the Lisbon-based cult Germes Gang comes to Berlin with 30 new exclusive drawings of what have made them infectious in the underworld: a porn-indulged & narcissic remix of icons of the anime, comics, marvel, the simpsons and some personal oddities such as boxing champs, obese people in wheelchairs wearing sports outfit, football players, interracial gang bangs, and low cost food empire Lidl (a longstanding obsession) to name a few.

Germes Gang gives steroids to those icons and let them live the unrestricted life they always wanted.

Urban Spree will release a limited edition book with the new series.

On the Opening Night, Diogo Rodrigues (@xyz_xyz) comes to Berlin and will tattoo out of the Urban Spree based Amor de Madre Berlin tattoo studio. Bookings => galerie@urbanspree.com

 

“Germes Gang über alles”

An exhibition of new drawings & book release

Opening; Friday 19.08 at 19:00 + live tattooing w/ Amor de Madre Berlin

Exhibition from 20.08 to 04.09

Urban Spree

Revaler Str. 99

10245 Berlin

@urban_spree / @germesgang

http://germesgang.tumblr.com

http://germesgang.com



Germes Gang: “über alles”

scan026 - copieThe notorious Germes Gang Crew is landing at Urban Spree for an exhibition of drawings, live tattooing and a new book release.

After 10 years of nerdy graffiti and drawings. the Lisbon-based cult Germes Gang comes to Berlin with 30 new exclusive drawings of what have made them infectious in the underworld: a porn-indulged & narcissic remix of icons of the anime, comics, marvel, the Simpsons and some personal oddities such as boxing champs, football players, interracial gang bangs, low cost food empires Lidl and Tesco (we guess a guy moved to London recently…)…

Germes Gang gives steroids to those icons and let them live the unrestricted life they always wanted.

 

The limited edition book of the exhibition can be purchased on the Urban Spree website here or directly in the Berlin shop.

Orginal drawings from the Crew can be purchased online here.

On the Opening Night, Diogo Rodrigues (@xyz_xyz) comes to Berlin and will tattoo out of the Urban Spree based Amor de Madre Berlin tattoo studio. Bookings => galerie@urbanspree.com

 

“Germes Gang über alles”

An exhibition of new drawings & book release

Opening; Friday 19.08 at 19:00 + live tattooing w/ Amor de Madre Berlin

Exhibition from 20.08 to 11.09

Urban Spree

Revaler Str. 99

10245 Berlin

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@urban_spree / @germesgang

http://germesgang.tumblr.com

http://germesgang.com



Amo-Te Lisboa: An ignominious street a̶̶r̶̶t̶̶ movie now online

Urban Spree hosted last November the Berlin Premiere of Amo-Te Lisboa, a documentary fiction on the art of illegal painting in the portuguese capital. The full-length movie is now available online.

Directed by Canemorto and Iso3200, the film revolves around 3 painters who worship a cruel dead-dog divinity, called Txakurra, which gives them the power to paint together as a single person, hitting public walls in order to spread its cult. Thanks to this evil spell, they gradually get fame and recognition in the street art world, forgetting their real mission. When the international career of the trio is taking off, Txakurra orders them to cancel their commitments and go to Lisbon for two months and paint brutally in the streets. The three friends are desperate, they know that their promising career will be fucked up forever, but they are too frightened to deceive the malicious god…