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Wall to Wall 2016!!

After the success of Wall to Wall in 2015, the event is back!! On 18 to 20 of March, the idyllic town of Benalla will once again come to life with the sounds of scissor lifts and the smell of paint as the annual Wall to Wall Festival once again transforms the face of the Victorian regional town.

Featuring an all star line up of seven male and seven female street artists, another 14 amazing murals will be created, bringing the total number of murals to 28, making Benalla a must see destinations for art enthusiasts from all over the world.

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VNA 28 Limited Edition Mike Giant ON SALE!

The long awaited Limited Edition issue 28 box set is now up for sale on our web store, with worldwide shipping… Get yours before they disappear!

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www.verynearlyalmost.com/shop/mike-giant-ltd-edition-vna-28

VNA 28 Launch – Nelly Duff

Big thanks to everyone who came down to support the launch the other day! Special thanks to the Nelly Duff guys for hosting, REBEL8 and Out Of Step for the goodies and Sixpoint Brewery for the delicious beer. We were supposed to have some 1XRUN x Mike Giant prints but the UK customs guys made us wait, so we’ll be running a competition for those soon, stay tuned…

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Dean Sunshine’s ‘Street Art Now’

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Following the success of ‘Land of Sunshine’ published in 2012 comes the next book titled ‘STREET ART NOW’. An updated snapshot of the Melbourne street art and graffiti scene over the last two years is once again, all shot by Dean Sunshine on his travels across Melbourne and beyond.

‘STREET ART NOW’ is a larger, hardback book with 206 pages highlighting over 100 local artists and international artists who have painted in Australia.

All sales from ‘STREET ART NOW’ will be put towards any future editions, furthering Dean’s wish to provide ongoing documentation of Melbourne street art online and via printed media.

www.deansunshine.com

VNA 28 LTD EDITION LAUNCH

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Very Nearly Almost Magazine launches the VNA 28 Limited Edition, featuring a screenprinted box set from Rebel8’s head clothing designer, Mike Giant. The regular cover features an iconic shot of Giant by Melbourne-based photographer, Nicole Reed.

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The issue drops at Nelly Duff Gallery on Columbia Rd, East London, from 6-9pm, with free beers from Sixpoint Brewery, clothing giveaways from REBEL8 / Out Of Step and prints from 1XRUN.

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Wonderwalls Wollongong

Wonderwalls Wollongong 2013 officially kicks off this Friday night.

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More jump off after the jump off…
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Support Spraying Bricks

Spraying Bricks is a new video channel which explores the artistic process behind fantastic works of art, created by artists both established and up and coming.

It exists as a tool to expose the inner workings of these talented minds and works seamlessly as a portal between the artists and art appreciator. With a bunch of videos already creating a stir amongst the community with a look at art from the likes of Eine, Smug, Jimmy C, Inkfetish, Artista and more, this is a project which deserves to grow, but they need your help.

You can support this project via Kickstarter by donating as little or as much as you can afford, there are some great incentives as well. These include the opportunity to have your portrait painted by the legendary photo-realist master Smug, or having a room of your choice decorated by Jimmy C and for the less wealthy amongst you there are some great t-shirts and works of art up for grabs as well as eco-friendly prints by our friends wehangit. You can find out more HERE and hear a little from the man behind it all in this video.