Our Hostel in Barcelona is pleased to announce that jury for the 1st Graffiti Contest organized by Barcelona Urbany and Montana Colors has already declarated who are the winners. After several meetings of the jury members and with some delay in obtaining a unanimous verdict,due to the large number of candidates and the extraordinary quality of their work ... we finally know who will decorate our Hostel in Barcelona empty walls!
It has not been easy, and after assessing all the applications submitted under the criteria of creativity, technique, originality, versatility and quality, the jury has decided that the Graffiti Contest winners are:
Awarded for the Reception Area of our Hostel in Barcelona
SD Arte Mural, a team made up by Augustin and Christian, two art and design former students with more than 10 years of experience in the art of graffiti. They will decorate the reception of our hostel in Barcelona and will receive a prize of 500 €. Here is a link to their blog, where you can see most of their work: sdartemural.blogspot.com
Awarded for the Luggage Room of our Hostel in Barcelona
Kenor. Kenor will be in charge of coloring up the luggage room of Barcelona Urbany and he'll get a 250 € prize. Kenor is an artist of wide experience, unusual style and personality, this is the link to his website www.elkenor.com
Awarded for the Guests Kitchen of our Hostel in Barcelona
Zosen. Born in Argentina but living in Barcelona for more than 20 years, his artistic interests extend far beyond the graffiti art. His work will be on the walls of the kitchen, and he'll also get one of the 250 € prizes. His website: animalbandido.com
Awarded for the Common Room of our Hostel in Barcelona
Eduardo Luque-Lalone-. Born in Málaga, this artist who will be responsible for decorating one of the walls of our common room on the 3rd floor. He will also receive a prize of 250 €
We must say that we've received many excellent artists candidatures. So, even the four artists above listed have been the contest winners, we want to thank all of those who have sent their applications requesting to participate in our contest and we'd like to congratulate them for the quality of their work.
The four winners will begin to decorate the areas of our Hostel in Barcelona during the week starting on September 6th and the Final Festival Awards party will be held on September the 17th or the 18th.
It is going to be a great party at Barcelona Urbany for Final Festival Awards: Free snacks & drinks and a D.J. for the contest closing day at our Hostel in Barcelona. If you decide to join us, you will see the brand new works by the Barcelona Urbany Graffiti Contest winners, and you'll also have good time with music by a DJ, drinks and snacks.
Don't miss out the chance to enjoy this event: street art and good music! Come and have a drink with your friends and feel the Urbany Vibe. Congratulations to the winners!