Share this article with friends Share

Huck Presents Thierry Noir "Painting Walls"

Just two short years after moving to Berlin by way of France, Thierry Noir became one of the

Just two short years after moving to Berlin by way of France, Thierry Noir became one of the earliest — if not the first individual — to paint the infamous Berlin Wall. His work, a symbol of the reunification of Germany now known all over the world, typically features seemingly innocent, cartoon-like figures with bright color-blocking. Now — 30 years after he first took his brush to the tall concrete structure — Noir opens his first solo show in London at the Howard Griffen Gallery, exhibiting about 20 paintings spanning those three decades. Check out the above video where he talks about his career, the effects of street art on Germany and more.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Young & Reckless Summer 2014 "Aztec Pack" Featuring Lil Durk
Oki-Ni FOCUS on Hybrid Sneakers
Gucci "Techno Color Sunglasses" Film by James Franco
I Dig Your Sole Man Talks Sneakers with Ta-Ku
Krink & Gatorade Fierce Collective "Expression of Bold and Intense Flavors" Process Video
PARTYNEXTDOOR - West District
Load More