Street art tour, the origins in the 19th district

Discover the vibrant street art and graffiti life of district 19th with one of the members of Cultures Pas Sages : an active artistic organisation in the neighborhood.

  • Location: La Villette
  • Duration: 1h30/2h
  • Access by Public Transport: Ourcq (métro ligne 5)
  • Language: English

Description

Your guide will take you around this district, once industrial and run-down, now colorful and trendy.

Hear the story of this neighborhood along with the story of the organisation Cultures Pas Sages and its founder the street artist dAcRuZ, who has lived here since his childhood. The organisation has been working locally for more than 10 years to spray art on the grey walls and build a bridge between the inhabitants and the artists. Since 2013 they have held an official annual street art festival : Ourcq Living Colors.

Along the artistic trail you will go behind the scenes of the artistic event Ourcq Living Colors. Get the anecdotes, funny stories, discover more about the technics and personalities of the artists your guide met.

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Street art tour, the origins in the 19th district

Street art tour, the origins in the 19th district

Discover the vibrant street art and graffiti life of district 19th with one of the members of Cultures Pas Sages : an active artistic organisation in the neighborhood.