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The Big Picture Fest

The world-renowned street art festival is coming back to Newcastle | 30 Sep-2 Oct

Where: Newcastle
When: 30 Sep – 2 Oct
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The internationally renowned street art festival, The Big Picture Fest is returning to Newcastle in 2022 with eight new sites! 

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The three-day large-scale street art festival will bring together world-class artists to showcase their work alongside exceptional local talent. Spread across 20 prominent sites in the city, the festival will include a massive opening night party, exhibition, artist talks, workshops, graffiti jams, walking & cycling trails, and more. 

Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation returns as the official event partner in partnership with the NSW Government’s ‘The Festival of Place’.

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HCCDC have a track record of supporting creative and innovative projects through their sponsorship program and providing their support to this year’s Big Picture Fest continues to show their commitment to creating great places and community outcomes and enabling opportunities for creative talent to thrive. 

Valentina Misevska, Chief Executive Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation said HCCDC is thrilled to be back on board as an Official Event Partner this year. 

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“The Big Picture Fest 2020 brought so much colour, energy, and lasting vibrancy to the city; and its growing street art trail continues to strengthen the appeal of Newcastle as a fantastic place to live, work, visit and explore,” said Valentina.

Newcastle is quickly setting the precedent for high-calibre street art. The Big Picture Fest brings life and colour to our city, offering a unique experience to locals and visitors. 

the big picture fest newcastle

“This Festival invites you into the artists’ world, showing a process that leaves you with a beautiful and permanent piece of art. Having the help of our generous partners means we can attract both top-tiered artists as well as create opportunities for local and emerging artists. It’s exciting to see the second edition of this festival take shape; together we are making Newcastle into a national street-art destination,” says Katerina Skoumbas, Big Picture Fest Director. 

Save the date so you can witness top artists live in action and watch Newcastle’s streets come to life.

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