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Street art in Ostend

Discover all the locations of Public Art Festival "The Crystal Ship"

“The Crystal Ship” arrived in Ostend three times already: in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Renowned and world-famous artists made enormous paintings on walls as well as fantastic art installations in open spaces.

All together, this creates an artistic journey in and around Ostend. ‘The Crystal Ship - art festival in the city' is the biggest festival of its genre in Europe.

 Free map

  • Free and handy map 
  • Discover all the locations in Ostend
  • More than 70 interventions in the city 

For sale: The Crystal Ship walking guide

Do you want to know everything there is to know about the artists, their works of art and how they tie in to Ostend?

Then The Crystal Ship walking guide is exactly what you're looking for! This convenient guide will give you lots of information and fun facts to make your exploration of the Ostend street art scene even more interesting.

The booklet is available in Dutch and in English. The catalogue can be obtained for only € 9.99 at Tourist Information (Monacoplein 2) or purchased online from the Lannoo bookshop.


New in 2018

  • A Squid Called Sebastian (B)
  • Ben Slow (UK)
  • Martin Ron (AR)
  • Colectivo Licuado (URY)
  • Chiara Daneels (B)
  • Sainer (PL)
  • Gaia (US)
  • Icy & Sot (IR)
  • Jaune (B)
  • Joachim (B)
  • Matthew Dawn (B)
  • Milu Correch (AR)
  • Oak Oak (FR)
  • Wasp & Elder (UK)
  • Telmo & Miel (NL)
  • Zoer x Velvet (FR)
  • Johannes Verschaeve (B)
  • Pixel Pancho (IT)
  • Elian (AR)
  • Roa (BE)
  • Disorderline (BE)
  • Robert Montgomery (UK)
  • 1010 (DE)
  • Faith47 (SA)
  • Smates & Locatelli (BE)
  • Agostino Iacurci (IT)
  • Fintan Magee (AUS)
  • Alexis Diaz (PR)
  • Axel Void (US)
  • Bosoletti (AR)
  • C215 (FR)
  • Hyuro (AR)
  • Johannes Mundinger (DE)
  • Levalet (FR)
  • Nelio (FR)
  • Mister Fiksit (BE)
  • Pol Cosmo (BE)
  • Guido van Helten (AUS)
  • Ella & Pitr (FR)
  • Siegfried Vynck (BE)
  • Cyrcle (US)
  • Eversiempre (AR)
  • Jaz (AR)
  • Zio Ziegler (US)
  • Isaac Cordal (ES)
  • Jaune (BE)
  • Wouter Persyn (BE)
  • Hell'O Collective (BE)
  • Henrik Uldalen (NO)
  • Outings Project (FR)
  • Pastel (AR)
  • Phlegm (UK)
  • Ricky Lee Gordon (SA)
  • Sebas Velasco (ES)
  • SpY (ES)
  • Strook (BE)
  • Schellekens & Peleman (BE)

Art for kids: The Crystal Ship Kids Guide

For children as well, The Crystal Ship is one big adventure! With The Crystal Ship Kids Guide, you can get to know the festival in a playful way.

Download the free Kids Guide

  • Fun facts
  • Questions about the artworks
  • Assignments for kids

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E.g., 2019-01-20
E.g., 2019-01-20

Some pictures of The Crystal Ship in Ostend

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