Ein Viertel, das man einfach lieben muss, weil man immer, bevor es zu schön wird, bevor es ins Kitschige abkippt, in irgendeine abgerockte Ecke stolpert. Ein Viertel, das sich nach Leben anfühlt und in dem das Gute noch viel besser zur Geltung kommt.
Impressions of the IBUg festival of urban art and culture 2013 in the former iron fab of Zwickau (Germany), where nearly 150 urban artists from all over Europe (Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, Spain, Belarus), Argenitinia, China, USA and Mexico redesigned an abandoned factory. After the week-long creative phase the 38.000 qm presented itself as an impressive work of art and showed the whole spectrum of contemporary art with graffiti and wall painting, original space concepts, objects and installations, video animation and multimedia performances. The results of their work was shown to among 8000 visitors on three days together with a colorful program of short films, lectures, discussion, tours, art and design-market, various exhbitions, a lounge, fashion show and music. See you next year!