Ola Kalnins, Sweden

Ola Kalnins was born in 1981 and grew up in Malmö. ”I have virtually scribbled since I was a child but began painting graffiti in the street at age 13 about 1995 , since then it’s been nonstop . I dropped out of high school in the second ring and began painting full time, has […]

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Hannas, gable wall at Åkesgården Farm

One of the most visible works to be produced during the Street Art Österlen festival will be the mural to be painted on one of Halvard Nilsson’s farm buildings on his farm, Åkesgården, in the village of Hannas between Hammenhög and Glemmingebro. Here, right next to the busy No. 9 road, thousands of tourists and […]

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Vitaby, Nordins Warehouse

In Vitaby, a mural some 40 square metres in size will be painted onto a wall of a warehouse belonging to Marcus Nordin, who runs a metalworking company in the village. Although it’s not that long since the building was given a fresh coat of paint, Marcus says that he has actually been thinking about […]

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Simrishamn, Bruksgatan

The ”Tegelbruket” flats on Bruksgatan, in Simrishamn, were built in the 1970s, and given additional storeys in 2009. One of the end walls will be providing the canvas for a huge mural of Gittan Jönsson’s ”Woman with Vacuum Cleaner”. [put_wpgm id=8]

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Tomelilla, Norregatan 6

No. 6, Norregatan (in Swedish addresses the number comes after the street name) in Tomelilla; two gable walls opposite each other. A new ”mini-square” has been made on open ground between two end-walls in the middle of the little town. On Norregatan in Tomelilla the local council has made a little park area on a […]

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Ö Tommarp, Grain Silo

In Östra Tommarp (on road signs, look out for Ö Tommarp), just across the railway from the JHL building supplies store, there is a grain silo standing 15 m high and 8 m wide. The farmer who owns it, Kent Danielsson, has given Street Art Österlen permission to use one of its walls – which […]

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Gärsnäs, the Water Tower

WORK IN  PROGRESS The mural couldn’t be finished 2015 due to bad weather conditions, and will be completed summer 2016. The inauguration of the mural is planned for 9 July 2016. Gärsnäs, the Water Tower – to be continued… [put_wpgm id=6]

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Borrby, fd Lokalföreningen och Kulturgjuteriet

(The former agricultural supplies store ”Lokalföreningen”, and a part of the gable wall of ”Kulturgjuteriet”, in Borrby) In the middle of Borrby there is a tall building clad with corrugated iron, which used to be used for drying grain, and was part of the agricultural supplies store, Lokalföreningen. The building is not currently in use […]

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