Day 5 @ the WASH Camp. Amazing work is ready for the FINISSAGE on Saturday, 19th!!

On Saturday 19th of November, opening hours 12-20hrs, we will show the great work that developed throughout the WASH Social Art Festival. Not only one masterpiece of work of each artist, also smaller pieces, shirts (thanks to our sponsor Knowledge Cotton) and even shoes (thanks to our sponsor KEDS) can be bought in the WASH Camp. Schulterblatt 36, which becomes the gallery on that day.

On some of the pieces we already got offers, but we want to give a wider publicity the chance to see the work and also make an offer to buy a piece. Half of the proceeds stays with the artists, the other half goes to Viva con Agua and Welthungerhilfe for their actual WASH project in Ethiopia.

If you are interested in one of the big pieces, please send us an e-mail to The pieces are about 6-8m long and 2-3m high, painted on seperated wood-pieces.

Here you can see the pieces (still) being created at the WASH Camp:

Alaniz / Argentina


Billy / UK


Bitte alles ändern / Germany


Dhear / Mexico


Naf / Peru


Sago / Italy


Tika / Swiss


Zezao / Brasil


Mittenimwald / Germany



Shamsia / Afghanistan


Klub7 / Germany





Day 3 @ the WASH Camp – a lot to see already!

Check this out. Some of the artists haven’t arrived yet and others are almost ready with their work already. Everyday from 12-20hrs most of them are working at the Camp to finish their pieces – cause all of them can’t wait to go outside and paint the big wall we are about to check for them. So watch out in the city for the new masterpiece to come.

Tonight we gonna party at the WASHFestival – HipHop Night at Hafenklang. Come and celebrate with us!!! For more info check out our events page.

Check out the work of Mittenimwald, Billy, Sago and Tika:

Day 1 at the WASH Camp

EXCIIIIITING! You can already watch our artists work at the WASH Camp. After the very interesting workshop from partner WELTHUNGERHILFE the artists were very inspired and started working on their pieces right away. Many different interpretations of the topic WASH will be realised in the next wee. Here you can see some of the actual work (Shamsia, Dhear and Alaniz). You can come by and visit us everyday from 12-20hrs and meet the artists while working. Our coffee at the bar is delicious!!!

Work in progress. ONE DAY LEFT!!!

We are so excited. Dhear already arrived yesterday, most of the artists will be here today. And the last things are being prepared today in our WASH Camp. Only one day left to our press conference on Friday, November 11th, 12AM.

Here are some impressions of the work in our WASH Camp. Come and visit us and the artists while working. Opening hours from Saturday 12th: 12-20hrs.

Thanks and LOVE to Lauter Kollektiv and all the great people helping us creating this space!!!


Here they are: our participants @ WASH Social Art Festival 2011

Dear WASH Festival friends.

Thanks for your votes, now we have the final results!!!

We originally said we will invite 5 international, 3 European and 3 German artists. As there were three wild cards for international artists Faith 47, Frederico Morim and Shamsia already, only 8 more artists could be voted.

Due to another big convention in Johannesburg, Faith 47 and DAL had to cancel their participation. Therefor other artists can now be part of the WASH Festival 2011.

Here are the lucky ones who will attend our WASH Camp:

Wild Cards
Frederico Morim (Mozambique)
Shamsia (Afghanistan)

Dhear (Mexico)
NAF (Peru)
Zezao (Brazil)

Billy (England)
Tika (Swiss / Global Nomad)
Sago (Italy)

BIte alles ändern

Thanks everybody for voting again and stay tuned for upcoming news!
Love, the WASH team