Street Jam Live is a chilled out creative day for all ages in the heart of Southampton
BONZAI, SLAM, LATCHKEYKID, JINKS, NOVA, ILLUSTRATION SHOWDOWN and many more will transform Guildhall Square in a real street Art and Illustration showcase on the 25th June 2016, 10:00am – 5:00pm!
Building on the success of the Street Art Gathering in June 2014, Showcase Gallery will take over the Guildhall Square with live art and music on Saturday 25th June 2016. Street Jam Live 2016 is a free, open to all event
Leading international graffiti artists, street artists and illustrators will be showing off their skills to the public. The artists will create new work on large scale canvases of perspex, board and industrial cling film throughout the day. Illustration Showdown will bring some competition to the jam, with their live art battles.
To add to the street vibe, SOCO Music Project will be in residence withan open mic stage, hosting impromptu performances from local hip-hop artists and rhymers.
This is a great opportunity for all ages to come and see artists and musicians working live. There will be activities for all ages to join in and learn some skills, including:
· Live music making
· Kids Chalk area
· Community Stencil Wall
· Open mic sessions
It is all free and open to everyone!
Don’t forget to share your experience on the day, using the hashtag #streetjamlive.
What will be on:
Industrial Clingfilm canvases – ‘cellograff’, a technique developed in France in 2009, by Astro and Kanos, which involves using spray paints on a cellophane surface, creating a wall-free, legal, graffiti piece.
Illustration Showdown – Southampton based organisation, founded and lead by Illustration students at Southampton Solent University. They organise regular live art battles between local artists and students.
SOCO music project is a local organisation that engages people of all ages in music and creative projects. They will be in residence with an open mic stage and live music.
The event is kindly supported by Lyndhurst Plastic Fabrications LPF LTD.
Get a glimpse at the list of the Streetartists and Illustrators to takepart in the Street Jam Live:
Here is a major throwback to the similar event held back in 2014- StreetArt Gathering 2014:
Don’t miss your chance and come to see the best street art and illustration on the 25th of June to the Guildhall Square!