Crowds had gathered on April 21st for an exhibition at Vault Artist Studios, East Belfast, celebrating the launch of Hit The North 2022.
Hit The North is an internationally-famous street art festival attracting top artists both locally and from across the globe. Over 50 artists are taking place in this year’s festival, covering Belfast city centre in a vibrant display.
Hannah Constanance, Francois Got Buffed and Jamie Jamison from Hennessy cognac discuss the impact of this year’s festival.
The festival runs until May 1st before culminating in a block party on Belfast’s Union Street.
Artists line up: Bust, Asbestos, Irony, Inkie, Aches, Curtis Hylton, Andy Council, Lobster, Friz, Kitsune, KMG, Hixxy, Sophie Mess, Kenz, Iota, ADW, ESTR, Vanessa Power, Emic, Holly Pereira, Omin, Shane Ha, Alana McDowell, Claire Prouvost, FGB, Glen Molloy, Laura Nelson, Noys, Rob Hilken, Conor McClure, JMK, KVLR, Leo Boyd, Not Pop, Zippy, Codo, HM Constance, Kerrie Hannah, All the Doods, RowZ, Vents, Shane O’Malley, Finbar McHugh, Zurdie, Killian, Oner, & Wee Nuls.