Full Circle showcases Graffiti Artists at Upper Space Gallery, Manchester
15TH AUGUST – Mid September 2008
Friday night seen the launch of Full CIRCLE’ it features a selection of the best Northern Graffiti artists, many of the artists selected are based in Liverpool including Luna aka Sophie Backhouse, who caused headlines when she served a nine month suspended sentence for graffiti Crimes, she no longer paints on illegal spaces, her work was skillful and beautiful the work was inspired from the passing of her mother last year.(middle Left) the exhibition also features Manchester’s Kerk and Mers and Gavin Renshaw Culture Clash (Middle right) Andy Prior version of Ronald McDonald this has to be seen to be believed, (top left). Prior (bottom image) will be working as one of the artists on the mothman comic book to be released in the Liverpool Biennial.
Over this WEEKEND IT WILL FEATURE 30 GRAFFITI WRITERS PAINTING LIVE 4 turntables and a beat machine……..
(includes all artists who are exhibiting in the gallery space!!!)
for more details
Upper Space Gallery
2nd Floor, Marlsboro House
52 Newton Street
Northern Quarter , Manchester
Photo and text by Tony Knox