Bloop International Proactive Art Festival 2016

Bloop Festival 2016

Bloop Festival 2016

The Bloop International Proactive Art Festival is a month long celebration of art with the ethos of “art is for everybody”. Predominantly based in San Antonio, but also taking place in venues across Ibiza it starts on the 16th July and continues until the 16th August.

Since it first ran in 2011 the Bloop festival has grown year on year bringing art to the masses and in 2015 attracted in excess of 90’000 people to its exhibitions, workshops and events.

Each year the event has a theme which this year is titled “no fear” which is very apt with the turmoils of the world being reported day by day. Read more

Bloop International Proactive Arts Festival 2015 Ibiza

Bloop International Proactive Arts Festival

Bloop International Proactive Arts Festival

The Bloop International Proactive Arts Festival is returning to San Antonio for its fifth successful year and will take place from the 15th July through to the 16th August.  It is designed to be a one-month long celebration of art for everyone in Ibiza with this year’s theme being Multiverse & Parallel Universes.

The Multiverse and Parallel Universes has been chosen as it is something that has sparked human curiosity Read more

A Cultured Walk Around San Antonio Ibiza

San Antonio Bust Station

San Antonio Bust Station, The Start

Culture is not the first word that comes to mind when you think of San Antonio, famed for its parties and nightlife.  But dig a little deeper and there are some cultural gems to be found both modern and much older.

This is an easy walk, which is best done early evening to enjoy it to its full potential; it takes around 2 hrs (3km).

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Huge Street Art in San Antonio, Ibiza

Street Art in San Antonio, Ibiza

Street Art in San Antonio, Ibiza

Whether you are a regular visitor to San Antonio or arriving for the first time, wandering around the narrow streets you cannot help but notice the massive artworks adorning the sides of many of the towns buildings.

Called the Open Air Gallery, it has been created as part of the island’s renowned Bloop International Proactive Arts Festival which has taken place annually since 2011 and runs from  late July through to mid-August bringing art to masses across Ibiza with a series of events and exhibitions.   Read more