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TEJN sculptures. Street art & contemporary art. TEJN welds scrap iron, found in urban areas, creating objects within a figurative sphere, expressing a narrative deadopen for interpretation. Links to different TEJN related articles, blogs, homepages...
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Introduction to Street Art Types: A Beginner's Guide How To

Introduction to Street Art Types: A Beginner's Guide How To | TEJN | Scoop.it

Art publicized, illegally in the streets such as graffiti, stencils, wheat pasting, street installations, yarn bombing, lock-on street sculptures and so on...

Lock-ons, most commonly known for the welding involve, have become a popular technique used by very skilled craftsmen and welders.

Artists, such as Tejn, take scrap metal from other urban areas and weld together to form a sculpture. He locks it to a fence, street lamp, or other metal object...

 

Picture: Armed gorilla "patrolling" on street corner in hoods part of town. Lock On street sculpture by Tejn (DK)

 

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An introduction to Lock-On Street Art

An introduction to Lock-On Street Art | TEJN | Scoop.it

Through out the years, a variety of street art has emerged. From stenciling in mere seconds to yarn bombing However, there is one type of installation street art that is locked on my mind -- Lock On Street Art.

The father of lock on installations is street artist Tejn. The Danish artist Tejn is the founder of this type of street art. Most of his work consists of welded iron sculptures which have been placed in different cities. He prefers to obtain his material from cultural battlefields such as Christiania and Ground Zero on Jagtvej 69 (former Youth House).

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Introduction to Tejns trademark, the Lock On Street Sculptures

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