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352walls. Interview with Interesni Kazki duo
June 6, 2016

The popular Ukrainian duo Interesni Kazki, Aleksei Bordusov (AEC) and Vladimir Manzhos (Waone), announced they are not a duo anymore. This message was a shock for their fans, but every ending is a new beginning… Interesni Kazki world will exist in different form. Iryna Kanishcheva, the curator of 352walls, took an interview with the guys while they were painting […]

Astral Plane 1 by Senta Acheé and Evan Galbicka marks the duos first collaborative public commission. The two artists began painting together in the fall of 2014, filling The Church of Holy Colors with large canvases that explored possible interactions between color, organic line, and the human eye. For their 352walls contribution to the Hi-Fi […]

352walls. Interview with Elian and Franco Fasoli JAZ
March 26, 2016

GNV: Elian, tell me…  How did you like the wall? What were your ideas? Maybe you were thinking about something else initially…? Elian: My wall was divided into 5 panels, so I worked with the idea of progression or the idea of fading out because my wall is on the hospice; so I tried to relate […]

Train Yard
March 23, 2016

The only place in Gainesville where you can paint trains legally is The North Central Florida Yard…. Model freight trains have as much realism as possible: weathered, stained, and “tagged” with graffiti. Ras Luis Justo tells us about his fascinating hobby. What was the beginning?  I began painting models and miniatures as a way to cope with the […]

Podcast with Add Fuel
March 13, 2016

Add Fuel tells about his work, the technique of his work and the series of paintings he has done in Gainesville, FL. Read more about it here.

352walls. Add Fuel’s Electrical Animals
March 13, 2016

Diogo Machado aka Add Fuel from Portugal did a series of seven painted urban equipment (GRU transformer boxes) throughout downtown Gainesville for the 352walls initiative. All of these interventions are part of the ‘Electrical Animal’ series he created specifically for our town. They are based on the ongoing reinterpretations of traditional Portuguese tiles but, with Florida’s fauna. Each painting […]

352walls/ 352Creates
March 10, 2016

352Creates @ Lot 10 was recently held in downtown Gainesville as part of a community-wide day of artmaking. This collaboration between the UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine program and the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department featured live music, hands-on art activities, spoken word poetry, and a community sing-a-long. The event […]

352Creates. Yarn bombing
March 6, 2016

“Yarn bombing” part of 352Creates, a new creative event that promote health and community engagement, was dedicated to MS disease.  Several knitted art pieces were installed at Volta. Thank you all who participated: Dania Magee, Michael Magee, Anna Morozova, Nika Morozova, Rimma Morozova, Paulina Oswald, Mike Sizemore, Nataliya Lebedeva, Natasha Tihomirova, Iryna Kanishcheva. Facebook page of the event. I […]

The Village Journal: Inside the walls of 352
February 12, 2016

….The project planning started in earnest in February of 2015. Part of what made 352walls a smooth process was Kanishcheva’s preparedness. She came in with a proposed budget and a list of benefits beyond cool art. Urban art helps stimulate cultural development in cities around the world, it stimulates local economies and even brings art […]

  Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti / 2009 Authors: Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain This guidebook to covert textile street art features twenty kick-ass patterns that range from hanging shoes and knitted picture frames to balaclavas and gauntlets, teaching readers how to create fuzzy adornments for lonely street furniture. Along the way, […]