UPDATE: If you missed the Leake Street takeover on Saturday 8th..then here are two different videos showing a little of what went on. The first one has interviews with the artists and organizers, the second just the actual painting put to music. Femme Fierce is still on show at Cre8 Gallery.
So this one is strictly for the ladies of street art, it is being billed as a 7 day celebration of female street art in the run up to International Women’s Day and includes Femme Fierce an All Female Street Art Group Show, which will feature street artists Amara Por Dios, Artista, Ashes 57, Box Head, Girls on Top (GOT) Crew, Thieu and Zina.
Taken from their Facebook page here is how the events will pan out:
Femme Fierce will kick start with the exhibition opening party at Cre8 Gallery on March 7th. The following day (International Women’s Day), will see the Femme Fierce group show artists joined by over 100 International female graffiti writers and street artists from across the globe for the “Femme Fierce: Leake Street Tunnel Take Over” while raising much needed money for Breast Cancer Awareness and celebrating womanhood.
The diary of events also includes the world premiere of “Women On Walls”, a street art documentary by Danish film maker Cathrine Cort Koppel looking at the role of women as street artists and the incredible array of styles and diversity in their approach to painting.
In addition there will be graffiti workshops, street art tours and live painting events celebrating female street artist in the UK.
Diary of Events:
– Exhibition Opening Party – Friday 7th March 2014 – 6pm to 10pm
– Group Mural Unveiling & Closing Party – Friday 14th March – 6pm to 10pm
A finally I will leave you with a teaser from the Documentary ‘Women on Walls’ showing during the week.