We’ve got spent years attempting to get Martyn Reed on the Radio Juxtapoz podcast. The principle cause being that the person behind maybe essentially the most well-known, enduring and famend road artwork competition on this planet, Nuart, has modified the best way we contextualize and take into consideration the position of artwork in our on a regular basis lives. Yearly, whether or not in Stavanger, Norway till just lately and now his seventh version in Aberdeen, Scotland, Reed has themed his curation to sure matters, inviting not solely artists to color on metropolis partitions, however introduced writers, teachers, media members, organizers, metropolis planners and nearly anybody who thinks about artwork in a essential option to come to the competition and provides their story. It is a household, and it continues to develop and mature.
On this very particular version of the Radio Juxtapoz podcast, recorded dwell in Aberdeen, we lastly obtained an opportunity to take a seat down with our good good friend Reed and get the origin story of not solely the competition, however his historical past in analyzing energy buildings and discovering methods to infiltrate and nurture these locations with prevailing and underground tradition.
The Radio Juxtapoz podcast is hosted by FIFTH WALL TV’s Doug Gillen and Juxtapoz editor, Evan Pricco. Episode 114 was recorded in June 2023 in Aberdeen, Scotland throughout Nuart Aberdeen . Observe us on @radiojuxtapoz