The American artist Brad Downey made us the pleasure to create some works in the city of Besançon. Some projects are still in progress, including two videos featuring its ephemeral interventions… Meanwhile, to stir your curiosity, here are two works realised in situ in the Battant neighborhood.
Back on Bien Urbain 2014
Akay, 108, Erosie and Otecki lent themselves to the exercise of the interview and talk about the works they have done in Besançon and their work in general. This little movie of 26 minutes directed by Sofarida allows us to better understand the approach of these artists for whom the discover of graffiti was paramount. They kept from this practice a…
New paint by Graphic Surgery for Bien Urbain 2014 Photos : Erris Huigens, Gysbert Zijlstra, Chloé Cura
“Description de l’utopie anarchiste” by Ever for Bien Urbain 2014 photo: David Demougeot
Les Frères Ripoulain
From June 22 until June 27, a French duo turned the city upside down. Mathieu Tremblin and David Renault, also known as Les Frères Ripoulain , came perfectly bizarre ideas in mind that led to 3 realizations in the city of Besançon : Decauxisation, univers parallèle and Rodeo
MOMO just finished two walls for the fourth edition of Bien Urbain photo: Laure Saint Hillier, Sofarida, Fany Linosier, David Demougeot
Franco Fasoli – Jaz
New walls of Franco Fasoli – JAZ “Defensa cultural” and “El peso de la historia – segunda parte ” photo: Elisa Murcia Artengo, Franco Fasoli and Naara Bahler
Mina Hamada & Zosen
New walls of Mina Hamada et Zosen in Besançon Photo: Elisa Murcia Artengo, Naara Bahler
Francisco Diaz – Pastel
News walls by Francisco Diaz (Pastel) in Besançon 24b street Henri Baigue and “les feuilles d’automne” 17 av Léo Lagrange Photo: Pastel, Elisa Murcia Artengo
“contrast”, new wall in Besançon by ELIAN Photo: ELIAN
Bien Urbain #4
Artistic routes through (and with) public spaces Besançon, from 7th June, to 5th July 201411 rue Battant, “Chez Urbain” For this fourth edition, about fifteen artists invest Besançon on an axis connecting the city center to the University campus. They create during a month, for (and with) the street, the people, the facades, the architecture, the sounds… Wall painting, installations, sound…
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Eltono, a french artist who lived in Madrid and Pekin, is known for his abstract, conceptual and quite often participatory work.
As part of device “High school and contemporary art”, the artist OX made some interventions during the school year 2013-1014 with...
A surprise guest arrives in Chez Urbain
Ever joins us for Bien Urbain from June 26 to July 2. Former graffiti artist, he began painting in the streets of Buenos Aires in the 90s....
MOMO at school
After a joyful meeting with two elementary school classes in Besançon. MOMO finalizes his walls on the facades of the Fanart school...
Soundscape by Etienne Bultingaire
vous avez jusqu’au 5 juillet pour venir découvrir le paysage sonore d’Etienne Bultingaire au Clos Barbizier (accès par le 37 rue...
LES FRÈRES RIPOULAIN
The Ripoulain’s brothers, Mathieu Tremblin and David Renault (don’t confuse with the Ripoulin’s brother which included OX)...
WORK IN PROGRESS
Mina Hamada, Zosen Bandido, Franco Fasoli – Jaz, Elian and Francisco Diaz – Pastel are in Besançon since few days and have already started...
Return on the opening
Thanks a lot everybody for coming. The opening of Bien Urbain took place Saturday last at 6pm at Clos Barbizier with a concert proposed by...
Chez Urbain opens on Samedi 7 June at 7 pm at 11 Battant street!
Join us to come and...
For the opening of the fourth edition of Bien Urbain on Saturday 7th June, Etienne Bultingaire and Ben Farey (Tricyclique Dol) will be at Clos...
Back in Besançon after a painting in rue de Vesoul and experimenting with Eltono in 2012, Momo comes back for this 4th...
Graphic Surgery (NL)
From 27th June to 5th July, you will be able to meet Erris Huigens and Gysbert Zijlstra (Graphic Surgery). The Dutch duo creates in an...
ZOSEN BANDIDO & MINA HAMADA
The collaboration between the artists Zosen Bandido (Spain) and Mina Hamada (Japan) promises to transform Besançon with their explosive works...
Do not forget to come and see the sound performance of Étienne Bultingaire. It will be in Clos Barbizier during all the festival of Bien...
ELIAN, JAZ & PASTEL
From 7th to 16th June, Bien Urbain greets three Argentinian...
Bien Urbain #4 Artists
Meet the performers of Bien Urbain #4
Artists from around the world will come for this 4th edition of Bien Urbain to transform Besançon. Discover their works and style to know a...
RECOVER THE STREETS
This week !
From the 15th to the 21st of September, the european artists - Harsha, A.Signal, Sretan Bor, Salomé Baraër, Magnetic et Tuco – are...
RECOVER THE STREETS
During Recover the streets, three french artistes will meet and work with three german, croatian and spanish artists here in...
Les Ateliers Juste Ici
from 9th to 12th of July
The workshop continue into a green scenery during the first week of summer holidays.
Tuesday all our attention was around the...
Les Ateliers Juste Ici
Place de Coubertin
from 3rd to 5th of July
For three days, the workshops Just Ici are settle in Place de Coubertin. This first week give way to the conception of beautiful deckchairs....
Les ateliers Juste Ici
Square Coluche - 15th June
Saturday, 15th June the first workshops Juste Ici took place during the neighbourhood festivities in Montrapon. We cut and assembled benches...