Forage Space brings in three NYC graffiti artists for Scranton First Friday event

June 18th, 2015 10:27 am

First Posted: 1/27/2015

SCRANTON — Forage Space, 310 N. Washington St., will bring three NYC graffiti artists to Northeast Pennsylvania for the city’s First Friday event from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 6. Usually working in fast-paced environments, Matt Siren, Royce Bannon and Russell Kin, show off their talent in bold colors and broad strokes, tapping into fine art, politics and subjects that get viewers thinking beyond the everyday.

The business will also host a pop-up shop from Feb. 6 through 8, opening on First Friday.

Chris Kearney will provide musical entertainment from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 while attendees browse Letterpress Valentine’s Cards by Matt Hiller, Hand Carved Wooden Spoons and Paintings by Ben Adcroft, Hand Dyed and Woven Fabric by Nicole Laurel, Smoked Peppers by Epic Acre Farms, Honey Goods by Newkirk Honey and Baked Goods by The Bakery from Hancock, NY.

Pop-up Shop hours are: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb 6 and noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 7 and 8.