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Upfest Street art festival 2015

Bristol's street art and graffiti festival 'Upfest' is being held from 24-27 July. More than 250 artists from all over the world will be painting at venues across Bedminster and Southville.

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Upfest street art festival will create an 'open sky gallery'

Upfest is Europe's largest Street Art & Graffiti festival. Credit: ITV West Country

Bristol's street art and graffiti festival 'Upfest' takes place in the city this weekend.

More than 250 artists from all over the world will be painting at nearly 30 venues throughout Bedminster & Southville.

Artists get to paint live on 30,000 square feet of surfaces with the art on display for up to 25,000 visitors.

Artists have travelled from 25 countries and across the UK to paint live on 30,000 sqft of surfaces. Credit: ITV West Country

Monday will be a special family day with extra childrens' workshops for families to create their own street art.

Martin Ron, Argentinian artist, says the street art is what he likes to call "an open sky gallery" for all to enjoy.

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