magazine available 中文版

R1. — Johannesburg, South Africa

The resulting artwork is tactile and moves with the cityscape. The work only finds its true meaning once an interaction with a passer-by takes place.

Street artists often adopt pseudonyms for obvious reasons, their means of self-expression often being subject to legal persecution. “r1” is one such who believes that the city streets should belong to everyone and that one should be whoever one wants to be. The mysterious artist known only as “r1” uses the urban environment as an open canvas, collecting everyday items found on his/her travels and transforming them and placing them back where they came from, to become part of the city’s journey.

popular content
more articles

Your Majesty Co.

Your Majesty Co. — New York / Amsterdam

Immersive Garden

Immersive Garden — Paris, France

Side B

Side B — Cape Town, South Africa

Moment Factory

Moment Factory — Montréal, Los Angeles, London, Paris

Territory Studio

Territory Studio — London, UK


Baianat — Damietta, Egypt


FIELD — London, UK

Sorin Voicu

Sorin Voicu — Los Angeles, USA

Avinash Tripathi

Avinash Tripathi — New Delhi, India


Park.Agency — South of France, Los Angeles

Martin Vlas

Martin Vlas — Emmen, The Netherlands

Universal Everything

Universal Everything — Sheffield, UK