From the 20th December 2013 to the 23rd March 2014, Christchurch will be host to the Oi YOU! RISE Street Art Festival –it’s main venue being the Christchurch Museum, showcasing Street Art from New Zealand & around the world (including a collection of Banksy works & memorabilia).
Throughout the city, the big “Big Walls” display will see walls throughout the city transformed by some of the best international & NZ street artists, a world-class showcase of street art in action, along with many community events such as “Free Walls” allowing locals to get involved creatively, and “Great Art Giveaway” a weekend event of family-friendly entertainment and $5000 worth of amazing art to be given away.
Publica is proud to be the creative sponsor of the event, creating an Android & iOS app showcasing Oi YOU! & the festival, with an interactive map noting where street art is going on throughout the city and details on the event.