October 05, 2011

Istanbul to Welcome Street Artists

Street artists from around the world will paint the longest graffiti wall in Turkey between Saturday and Monday during the Re-Bomonti Street Art Exhibition and Performance at the Tekfen Bomonti Apartments in Istanbul’s Şişli district.

Chu from Argentina, Rusl Loveletters from Germany as well as Cins, Wide and Canavar will all create art on the side of the ongoing building project in the district’s Bomonti neighborhood.

Street musicians, including swing masters Billie not on Holiday, will also perform during the event, which will further include graffiti artists. Şişli Mayor Mustafa Sarıgül is expected to attend the event on Monday.

The art will remain on the 116-meter wall for the next month.

Address: Merkez Mahallesi, Kazım Orbay Caddesi, Bomonti, Şişli, 34381 Istanbul, Turkey

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