Thursday, September 04, 2014

A Closer Look at the Board Dripper Festival

In 2009, an art project called "Board Dripper" was founded in Queretaro, Mexico with the goal to bring together some of the best artists to promote and merge the street and skate culture, graffiti and the importance of art as a social communication tool.

In 2009, an art project called "Board Dripper" was founded in Queretaro, Mexico with the goal to bring together some of the best artists to promote and merge the street and skate culture, graffiti and the importance of art as a social communication tool.
Since the first edition was very successful locally, the organisers turned it into a yearly event that would evolve each year. In 2012, as the festival was getting bigger and reaching a wider audience, Board Dripped started to invite artists from outside of Queretaro itself, this brought new pieces from Smith, Kofie or Dhear.
In 2013, Board Dripper delved into the international scene with the appearance of artists such as Alexis Diaz, Jufe, Jade, JAZ...
This year’s working title has been “Nomada". The festival starts on September 8th and amongsr the participants we find ROA, Axel Void, Decertor, Ever, to name a few.
For our second consecutive year of covering Board Dripper for you Street Art News will actually be in Queretaro this time.
Check out a series of images from the previous editions after the click and be on the lookout for Board Dripper to begin in Mexico on Monday, September 8th.
















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