URBAN ART FESTIVAL AMSTETTEN
KIAM and City of Amstetten
The association was founded on 13 November 2013 and is called “Kunst-Initiative-Amstetten”, an association for the promotion and exchange of art and culture in the Mostviertel.
Contents and concerns are cooperation with artists, cultural initiatives and cultural associations from other regions, exhibitions, lectures, discussion events, working groups, seminars, workshops, periodic artist talks, arousing enthusiasm for art and culture, especially among young people through supportive offers as well as events for the purpose of a better understanding of art.
The URBAN ART Festival 2021 will make the centre of the Mostviertel metropolis shine as an urban space in July with street painting, graffiti and street art. Whether professional, hobby artist or layman – everyone is invited to give free rein to their creativity and help shape the public space in Amstetten. Over two days, the festival offers live street painting, 3D street painting, graffiti, mural painting and street art by international and national artists and hobby artists, children and young people. Amstetten shines as an urban centre, accompanied by street music and film. The streets in the city centre tell Amstetten’s stories.