Street Art Festivals of Summer 2015: A Recap

Summer is the time to get outdoors and enjoy your surroundings, and street arts festivals around the world are helping you do just that. June and July were big months for international outdoor art, here are some highlights: UPFEST, Europe’s largest, free, street art & graffiti festival, took place from July 25 – 29 in Bedminster & Southville, Bristol. Over 250 street artists from 25 countries across The UK painted  28 venues over the 5 day festival. • to see moreRead more

Studies Show Public Art is Good for Your Health

Art is a powerful tool. It can make you laugh, cry, fill your heart with warmth, or run a chill down your spine. Art can move you, can scare you, excite you, or delight you. But apart from emotional effects, scientists are finding more and more proof that art can actually be physically good for you. Below we summarize several studies that suggest art can have positive health benefits for individuals as well as communities (with photos from ArtMoi Public). HereRead more