Conquer the Concrete

Goethe Institute along with Chennai City Connect and other partners. has organized a Street Art festival called Conquer The Concrete from 20th Jan to 7th Feb. In total, around 25 artists from India and abroad are participating in this festival. Among the artists is a local hoarding painter who will collaborate with the foreign artists. Volunteer groups like PaintBox, students and faculty from Stella Maris College and School of Architecture – Anna University are also involved in the festival. Chennai Corporation and Southern Railway have permitted doing out Street Art in their buildings – Corporation Schools, Egmore and Madhya Kailas stations.

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         Schedule and list of dates, sites and artists

Date Site Artist
21. – 23.01 Spaces Cultural Centre Artlab
YMCA, Besant Nagar The Paintbox
22. – 24.01 Egmore Railway Station Base 23, Look, SatOne
23. – 26.01 Spaces Cultural Centre Shilo Shiv Suleman
23. – 26.01 Corporation Higher Secondary School (address: V P Koil Street, Mylapore) Anpu Varkey
25. – 26.01 Casino Theatre Axel Void, Ranjit Dahiya
Satyam Cinema Look + hoarding painter
Kasturibai Nagar MRTS Station Base23
26. – 29.01 Greenways Road MRTS Station Shilo Shiv Suleman, M.P. Dhakshna
27. – 29.01 Greenways Road MRTS Station Axel Void, SatOne + hoarding painter
Kasturibai Nagar MRTS Station Base 23, Look, Anpu Varkey
Corporation Higher Secondary School (address: V P Koil Street, Mylapore) Base23
29.01 – 2.02 Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore Sudeep Kumar Jain andMuralidharan Alagar
30.01 – 1.02 Anna University/School of Architecture staff and students
30. – 31.01 BREAK + Rucksack-Day (Artists paint walls in town individually)
31.01 – 2.02 Egmore Station Okuda
1.02 – 2.02 YMCA Base 23, Look
1.02 – 3.02 Corporation High School (address: Model School Road, Thousand Lights) Axel Void, Dhakshna
Corporation Boys High School (address: Rajaji St, Nugambakkam) SatOne
1. – 4.02 Park Town Railway Station Artlab, Amitabh Kumar
1. – 07.02 Chettinad Hari Shee Vidyalayam School Ms. Alamu Kumaresan, Ms. Saidivya Selvaraj and students
3. – 6.02 Corporate Middle School (address: T.H Road, Triplicane) Okuda + hoarding painter
4.02 Stella Maris College Stella Maris College and students
5. – 7.02 Corporation Middle School (address: Model School Road, Thousand Lights) Amitabh Kumar

Open Call Winners

         The dates, venues and artists may change during the festival. Please confirm the dates and
the sites which will be updated on




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  • Navaneethan / January 28, 2015 at 11:39 pm

    Hi, thanks for sharing. The link to appears to be broken, could you fix it?


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