Among the lots of the auction are about 50 new works from the most famous and active Russian artists with a street background: Cyril Who, Vova Nutk, Dmitry Aske, Misha Most, Alexey Luka, 0331C, Anatoly Akue, Slak, Misha Bury, SY, Toy Team and others .
The auction aims to support Russian street art. Part of the proceeds from the auction will go towards the establishment of a grant aimed at the development of Russian street art, which will be awarded as a result of an open competition of projects. The amount of the grant and the conditions for participation in the tender will be announced additionally after summing up the auction.
About Rom Levy
Rom is the founder & editor in chief of StreetArtNews. In 2009, he launched the ‘StreetArtNews’ website to promote underground art, which widened his scope to work with a larger roster of street artists on events and exhibitions. He is noted as one of the latest figures to help popularize street art and as an authority on the latest trends in urban contemporary art.