Watch yer chips! Conzo & Glöbel’s memento of the daily sacrifice to the Aberdonian sky’s fearless leader.
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Watch yer chips! Conzo & Glöbel’s memento of the daily sacrifice to the Aberdonian sky’s fearless leader.

When the Nuart Festival made landfall in Aberdeen in 2017 from the Norwegian city of Stavanger, it was with only a handful of rules to follow: the new artworks need to bring colour to the Granite City, and the theme of the mural and street-art has to be site-specific. It doesn’t really matter where the … Continue reading

Nuart – Dr. D
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Nuart – Dr. D

My chosen Nuart piece is Dr. D’s ‘Buy The World A God’. Dr. D. refers to his art as “subvertising”, a portmanteau of ‘subverting’ and ‘advertising’. The piece has two frames side-by-side, the first on the left depicts an illustration of a Coca-Cola can, well-lit against a white background, emphasising Coca-Cola’s famous red. This follows … Continue reading

Untitled by Fintan Magee
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Untitled by Fintan Magee

  My personal favourite Nuart piece is the untitled graffiti work done by Fintan Magee in 2017, just off Loch street. A world travelling artist with Scottish origins, Fintan Magee has been referred to as Australia’s Banksy by some news reporters due to his dreamy but politically charged graffiti murals. He is unspecific about the meaning … Continue reading