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Urban Scrawl is a 2-day arts festival organized by the Franklinton Arts District featuring the live creation of murals by talented artists from central Ohio and beyond. Since 2007, Urban Scrawl has provided Columbus artists a way to showcase their talent while participating in Central Ohio’s largest ongoing urban renewal project. Each year the number of participants, murals, sponsors, and attendees grows making this a landmark summer event in Columbus, Ohio.

These completed murals are now being made available for purchase annually at the Art for Franklinton fundraiser auction to benefit Franklinton Arts District’s new George Bellows Artist Grants program. Other murals not appearing in the fundraiser auction are weather-sealed and mounted publicly in the neighborhood, in cooperation with local businesses, to help enliven the community of Franklinton, Central Ohio’s historic first settlement.

This 2-day, free event features:
  • 50 artists creating murals
  • A performing arts stage presented by Squared
  • Beatboxing exhibition presented by Shut Your Mouth and Beatbox
  • Breakdancing exhibitions and a 3 round tournament presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios
  • A Children’s art space featuring collaborative kids art projects
  • Cold Beer and frosty cocktails from Land GrantRhinegeist and Middle West Spirits
  • Food and drinks Fetty’s Street Food, J-Pops, Bottoms Up, Sunnyside Tacos, Oh Burgers, Street Thyme, and Ajumama.
  • Custom t-shirt screen printing on-site by Positive Negative Press
  • Art awards for Crowd Favorite, Franklinton Arts District Board Favorite, and Artist Favorite

 

 

Mural Painting

Saturday, August 25

Breakdancing Tournament (15 & Under)

Presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios

Schedule

12:00-02:00 What the Bleep
02:00-03:30 RaymondT Vinyl
03:30-04:00 (Breakdance Exhibition) w/ DJ True Skillz
04:00-06:00 Cosmictraveler
06:00 Voting Begins for Murals
06:00-06:45 George Bellows Grant Announcements
06:45-8:45 Jason Allen
08:45-09:00 Lethal FX
09:00-10:00 Coma Coz

Breakdancing

Sunday, August 26

Breakdancing Tournament (15 & Under)

Presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios

*Sign up ends at 3:30 p.m.

Schedule

12:00-01:00 Dingo8 (live)
01:00-02:00 Dr. Zapata (live)
02:00-03:30 Beckett
03:00 Voting Ends for Murals
03:30-04:00 (Breakdance Battle – Preliminary ) w/ DJ Kevin Brugger
04:00-04:45 Urban Scrawl 12 Awards
04:45-05:00 D-Lyrical
05:00-06:00 (Breakdance Battle – Finals) w/ DJ Kevin Brugger

 

Beatboxing
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Mural Painting

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Urban Scrawl is a 2-day arts festival organized by the Franklinton Arts District featuring the live creation of murals by talented artists from central Ohio and beyond. Since 2007, Urban Scrawl has provided Columbus artists a way to showcase their talent while participating in Central Ohio’s largest ongoing urban renewal project. Each year the number of participants, murals, sponsors, and attendees grows making this a landmark summer event in Columbus, Ohio.

These completed murals are now being made available for purchase annually at the Art for Franklinton fundraiser auction to benefit Franklinton Arts District’s new George Bellows Artist Grants program. Other murals not appearing in the fundraiser auction are weather-sealed and mounted publicly in the neighborhood, in cooperation with local businesses, to help enliven the community of Franklinton, Central Ohio’s historic first settlement.

This 2-day, free event features:
  • 50 artists creating murals
  • A performing arts stage presented by Squared
  • Beatboxing exhibitions presented by Shut Your Mouth and Beatbox
  • Breakdancing exhibitions and a 3 round tournament presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios
  • A Children’s art space featuring collaborative kids art projects
  • Cold Beer and frosty cocktails from Rhinegeist and Middle West Spirits
  • Food from OH! Burgers, Fetty’s Street Food, Dos Hermanos Taco Truck, Ajumama, and Sunnyside Tacos
  • Custom t-shirt screen printing on-site by Positive Negative Press
  • Art awards for Crowd Favorite, Franklinton Arts District Board Favorite, and Artist Favorite

 

 

Mural Painting

Saturday, August 26

Beatboxing Exhibitions

2:00, 4:00, 6:00, and 8:00 p.m.
Presented by Shut Your Mouth and Beatbox

Breakdancing Exhibition

6:00-8:00 p.m.
Presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios

Schedule

12:00-02:00 Cosmictraveler
02:00-02:10 Blair Lehmkuhl
02:10-04:00 Aaron Beckett
04:00-04:10 LethalFX
04:10-06:00 Jackie Boy
06:00-06:10 EtaCarinaPhenix
06:10-08:00 Kevin Brugger
08:00-08:10 JAB
08:10-10:00 Secret Sauce

*Set times are subject to change

Breakdancing

Sunday, August 27

Breakdancing Tournament (15 & Under)

*Sign up ends at 3:30 p.m.
4:10 p.m. (Round 1)
4:50 p.m. (Round 2)
5:30 p.m. (Finals)

Presented by Flavor’d Flow Studios

Beatboxing Exhibitions

4:00, 4:40, and 5:20 p.m.
Presented by Shut Your Mouth and Beatbox

Schedule

12:00-02:00 What the Bleep
02:00-03:30 Ororo
03:30-04:00 Announcements (FAD)
04:00-04:10 bstone
04:10-04:40 True Skillz (Round 1)
04:40-04:50 KaO
04:50-05:20 True Skillz (Round 2)
05:20-05:30 LethalFX
05:30-06:00 True Skillz (Finals)

*Set times are subject to change

 

Beatboxing
Urban Scrawl
Mural Painting

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Urban Scrawl is a free, 2-day festival presented by the Franklinton Arts District at 400 West Rich featuring the live creation of murals by Columbus artists as well as performances by local DJs and dancers curated by Squared. Since 2006 Urban Scrawl has provided Columbus artists a way to flex their creative muscle and participate in Central Ohio’s largest ongoing urban renewal project. Each year the number of participants, mural panels, sponsors, and attendees grows making this a landmark summer event in Columbus, Ohio.

Once the panels are completed they will be available at an annual Art for Franklinton fundraiser auction to benefit Franklinton Arts District’s new George Bellows Artist Grants program. Other panels not auctioned are weather sealed and mounted in cooperation with Franklinton businesses to help enliven the community of Franklinton, Central Ohio’s historic first settlement.

This year Urban Scrawl is Saturday, August 29th from noon to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 30th from noon to 6:00 p.m.

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Saturday
12:00-12:55 BBX
12:55-01:50 foi oi oi
01:50-02:10 P The Emcee
02:10-03:10 Mister Shifter
03:10-04:05 Coma Coz
04:05-05:00 DJ Kevin Brugger
05:00-05:20 Fleauxchild
05:20-06:15 Jenny Arcade
06:15-07:10 True Skillz
07:10-08:10 Lower Frequency
08:10-09:05 Lights Out
09:05-10:00 Brian Cheng

Sunday
12:00-01:00 JaH KiLLiN
01:00-01:20 Senseless
01:20-01:40 Phizz Ed
01:40-02:40 What the Bleep
02:40-03:00 PATH
03:00-03:20 Kaz & Royal T
03:20-04:20 Ghost Gardens
04:20-04:40 LethalFX & Tony C
04:40-06:00 Scooter

 

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Returning for its fourth consecutive year, Squared has announced its lineup for the 2014 installment of the Franklinton Arts District’s annual Urban Scrawl festival, to be held Saturday, August 23 and Sunday, August 24. Since 2010, Squared has showcased Columbus’s best electronic musicians, as well as breakdancing exhibitions led by James Alexander, who returns to lead a children’s breakdancing battle between Battle Talez and Circle Villains along with adult battle exhibitions.The breakdancing exhibits are set to a backdrop of classic funk and hip-hop breaks from DJ Dedikate of Musicality fame on Saturday and Kevin Brugger on Sunday. Lower Frequency’s Saturday evening set and DJ Push’s Sunday evening set will include a house dance performance from the Jump Crew. A first for Urban Scrawl, Squared’s 2014 lineup will feature beatboxing by Youngstown transplant LethalFX, who has shared a stage with the likes of Rusko, Snoop Dogg and Rahzel.The Saturday lineup includes performances by veteran FBK playing a special birthday set and Night Mode, the curators of Columbus’s up and coming quarterly dance party of same name, leading into a closing set by Cosmictraveler on Saturday. Other Sunday acts include Hawstyle and Bohno with Squared’s Beckett closing out the festival.

See below for full schedule:

Saturday, August 23
12:00 – 01:30 Cosmictraveler
01:30 – 02:30 Mister Shifter
02:30 – 03:30 Carma
03:30 – 03:45 B.B.X (Beatboxing Performance)
03:45 – 05:30 Dedikate (Hip-Hop Dance Performances)
05:30 – 06:30 Lower Frequency (Techno Dance Performances)
06:30 – 07:30 FBK
07:30 – 09:00 Night Mode Sound System
09:00 – 10:00 Cosmictraveler

Sunday, August 24
12:00 – 01:00 Hawstyle
01:00 – 02:00 Bohno
02:00 – 02:20 LethalFX (Beatboxing Performance)
02:20 – 04:00 DJ Kevin Brugger (Hip-Hop Dance Performances)
04:00 – 05:00 DJ Push (House Music Dance Performances)
05:00 – 06:00 Beckett

 Times are subject to change.

Urban Scrawl is a 2-day festival that features the live creation of murals by Columbus artists, artist and food vendors, as well as performances by musicians, DJs and break dancers. Urban Scrawl provides Columbus artists a way to flex their creative muscle and participate in Central Ohio’s largest ongoing urban renewal project.