Street art is the biggest visual art movement the world has ever known
Oi YOU! has produced eight Festivals, created 33 Installations, run countless projects and worked with and alongside over 120 artists.
Across New Zealand, Australia and a solitary trip to France.
The people behind Oi YOU! are George Shaw and Shannon Webster. We also have a specialist team of technicians and set builders who can design and build pretty much anything.
From small-scale murals to multi-faceted festivals and everything in between - we conceptualise visions with you, identifying the best possible artist, or mix of artists and work together to deliver awesome outcomes.
- We understand your budgets and objectives
- Identify and agree outcomes
- Select and engage artists
- Plan every aspect of the project
- Design and build installations
- Source all specific paint and materials
- Manage health & safety
- Oversee traffic management
- Top to tail delivery of project
Prior to Christchurch we were well aware of the visual attraction and pulling power of street art, the numbers that we'd experienced in Sydney and Adelaide were staggering, what we hadn't understood until then was the impact it had people's well-being.
With the city still suffering seriously as a result of the earthquakes, the uplifting effect that the murals, painted during Rise and the two Spectrum Festivals, had on the people of Christchurch was dramatic.
This made us realise just how important peppering large-scale artworks through urban environments is, it makes sense on so many levels.
Some of the organisations that we have worked and do work with...