Europe's largest street art & graffiti festival - 2015
Welcome to your festival! Upfest 2015, Europe’s largest, free, street art & graffiti festival, attracting over 250 artists painting 28 venues throughout Bedminster & Southville, Bristol from 25th – 27th July. Talented artists travel from 25 countries and across the UK to paint live on 30,000sqft of surfaces in front of 25,000 visitors. The affordable art sale, music stages and art workshops round off a visually spectacular weekend!
Cheo is one of Bristol’s most well known street artists who began drawing and painting graffiti characters in the mid 1980’s. With a very recognisable cartoon style that has been inspired by the comic book characters of Vaughn Bode.
Urban Art goes rural with Upfest and the National Trust
Urban Art goes rural with Upfest and the National Trust For those of you that follow Upfest's activity closely through social media you will be fully aware that our production team have been doing something very odd for the last month... Yes Upfest and a commissioned group of artists have been painting in the middle of a field!