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Latest news: Street art

See what Aussies really look like at National Museum of Australia

Aussie: Posters by Peter Drew invites people to reflect on their preconceived notion on who is Australian at the National Museum of Australia until 27 August.

Art meets history in Queanbeyan laneways

Laneways in the heart of the Queanbeyan CBD have been given a bright and welcoming facelift as part of plans to improve community safety and connection.

Canberra artist Yanni Pounartzis adds life to Queanbeyan lane

Canberra-based artist Yanni Pounartzis is bringing life to the Queanbeyan CBD’s No Name Lane with a colourful large-scale mural, thanks to a NSW government grant awarded to Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council.

Festival scratching the Surface of Canberra’s urban art

Over the first weekend of March, Braddon and Civic will come to life with Surface Festival, Canberra’s first ever celebration of street art.

Street art festival to Surface across the City next month

Over the first weekend of March, the walls, laneways, and buildings of Braddon and Civic will come to life with Surface street art festival.

Braddon and Civic street art festival coming November

A new street art festival to be held in Canberra in November will see blank surfaces throughout the city transformed into works of art.

Civic street art celebrates Olympic BMX rider Caroline Buchanan

Today the final brushstrokes dried on a mural inspired by Olympic BMX rider Caroline Buchanan’s homegrown talent and tenacity.

Local street artist wins Endeavour House mural competition

A well-known face from Canberra’s arts scene, James Small has won the competition to design a new mural for Endeavour House in Manuka.  Better known as Smalls, the 26-year-old artist received the most...

Bringing street art to the backyard

Many Canberrans used the initial pandemic lockdown as an opportunity to get creative, especially when it came to home renovations, including bringing street art to the backyard. Among them was Fraser resident, Olga,...

Canberra street art receives funding boost

25 local artists receiving a combination of grant funding and commissions to create a number of Canberra street art projects.