Los Montana

Latest Post - Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 at 4:53 pm

Total Contributions - 14

All brands have a path and a record in history, as well as an appellation of origin which guarantees its authenticity. Ours began 20 years ago in Barcelona, at a time when, after the launch of our first spray product, the word spread across Europe, and writers and artists from France, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy began to arrive to fill their car trunks with Montana and bring it back to their countries. From that moment up until now, the Montana Colors brand has expanded to a presence in more than 60 countries in the world and to 15 official points of sale: Montana Shop & Gallery, in cities such as Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, Montpellier, Brussels, Amsterdam, Nottingham, Lisbon, Montreal, Mexico DF, Santiago de Chile, Sidney, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.

Recent News by Los Montana

GYPSY & NORM MSK IN BARCELONA

By Los Montana - Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Last month Norm and Gypsy left Honolulu for Barcelona, both motivated by the professional interests of the MSK member. The event El Salón del Tattoo is more than enough as a reason for visiting the birthplace of Montana Colors. Obviously the couple found time to exercise their common passion: Graffiti. Edgar Lledó brings us up to the brick wall which Norm and Gypsy turned into art on this chill afternoon.  » Read more about: GYPSY & NORM MSK IN BARCELONA  »

‘MORE HARDCORE THAN EVER’

By Los Montana - Tuesday, November 25, 2014

It’s been two years since we released our Hardcore 2, the evolved version of the classic and most charismatic aerosol paint from Montana Colors which offers a whole new range of colors with maximum opacity, a product which dries faster and maintained its high pressure. After all the improvements which has perfected its performance, the Hardcore 2 has acquired to take over the important place of its predecessor, and is still remaining open to progress of its technical qualities and popular demand.  » Read more about: ‘MORE HARDCORE THAN EVER’  »

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SEHER & SMITHE

By Los Montana - Thursday, November 20, 2014

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SEHER & SMITHE from Montana Colors on Vimeo. Mexican artists Smithe and Seher happened to coincide on their visits to Barcelona, and both got down to try the MTN Water Based 300. Our Montana Colors offices got turned into a improvised studio when the two artists experimented with the possibilities of water based aerosol paint. They themselves explain about their experience and the particularities around the functions of the Water Based in this really interesting edition of MTN Water Based Studio Works.  » Read more about: MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SEHER & SMITHE  »

SAWE X TZK, THE WALL

By Los Montana - Sunday, November 16, 2014

SAWE X THE ZOMBIE KIDS, THE WALL from Montana Colors on Vimeo. In the beginning of October Sawe surprised us all with his amazing video made in collaboration with Tomás Peña for the music group The Zombie Kids. But it doesn’t end there, and today we can present the second part of the matter. This is a supplementary video on the same theme, but about a mural he made, and it comes booming to the catchy track by TZK together with the same characters of the video animation.  » Read more about: SAWE X TZK, THE WALL  »

MADSTEEZ IN BARCELONA

By Los Montana - Monday, November 10, 2014

MADSTEEZ IN BARCELONA from Montana Colors on Vimeo. The Barcelona trip of Mark Paul Deren, aka Madsteez was a pretty complete one. As invited by Montana Colors to get a closer look of the factory he also got the chance to discover the magic which lies behind each aerosol. His participation at the Open Walls festival left us with mural titled “Mi WEENperro es tu WEENperro“, a huge wall inspired by the social inequalities between the classes.  » Read more about: MADSTEEZ IN BARCELONA  »

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SICKBOY

By Los Montana - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SICKBOY from Montana Colors on Vimeo. The studio ‘ La Escosesa‘ in Barcelona is a place which offers possibilities for both interior studio work as well as open air exterior work. These are the conditions in which we will see this last episode of MTN Water Based Studio Works together with british artist Sickboy from Bristol, UK. We get to follow yet another artist which finds the MTN Water Based 300 to be the perfect tool for his needs as a painter in this video signed by Germán Rigol.  » Read more about: MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X SICKBOY  »

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X JONONE

By Los Montana - Wednesday, October 15, 2014

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X JONONE from Montana Colors on Vimeo. We continue to follow the line of french artists when we continue our series MTN Water Based Studio Works, and this time we present a true celebrity of graffiti art: Jonone. His characteristic style of calligraphy has always been a important street aesthetic related to tagging. After years of active painting many of the old school writers has come to be reluctant towards the use of aerosols in their works thanks to their bad experiences of getting exposed to highly toxic fumes from the industrial aerosol brands which haunted the market before the specialized paints of today came along.  » Read more about: MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X JONONE  »

APER, 'MEDITERRANEAN HOLIDAYS'

By Los Montana - Monday, September 22, 2014

APER, ‘MEDITERRANEAN HOLIDAYS’ from Montana Colors on Vimeo. The adventures of Aper on the European continent seems to not have an end. The canadian graffiti mercenary came to conquer the transit systems of Palma de Mallorca and Rome. Together with another writers as Dase, Tiros and Bomba, Aper reports back from his action filled vacations in both mediterranean cities. Fast actions and fun on a high level which doesn’t lack of anything…  » Read more about: APER, 'MEDITERRANEAN HOLIDAYS'  »

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X POPAY

By Los Montana - Thursday, September 18, 2014

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X POPAY from Montana Colors on Vimeo. The following episode of McandiTN Water Based Studio Works is an introduction to Popay who in his turn opens the doors to his workspace. This wise french artist explains to us how the technique comes to originate new forms of aesthetics. A quite interesting topic related to the appearance of MTN Water Based 300.  » Read more about: MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X POPAY  »

LKXA EXTREME FESTIVAL 2014 VIDEO RECAP

By Los Montana - Wednesday, August 27, 2014

MONTANA COLORS X LKXA EXTREME FESTIVAL BARCELONA 2014 from Montana Colors on Vimeo. Here is the awaited video which resumes the experience of the Extreme Festival held the 28th and 29th of June, 2014 in Barcelona. Tricks, fails, outlines, fades and adrenaline was mixed together during this extreme weekend. All of the above to be presented through this fabulous audiovisual work of Edgar Lledó.  » Read more about: LKXA EXTREME FESTIVAL 2014 VIDEO RECAP  »

INTI, JAZ 'BARROCO MESTIZO'

By Los Montana - Wednesday, August 13, 2014

INTI, JAZ & SANER AT MONTANA GALLERY BARCELONA: ‘BARROCO MESTIZO’ from Montana Colors on Vimeo. If you have Inti, Jaz and Saner visiting your city (due to the expo “Barroco Mestizo“), you can not miss the opportunity to make a video about these three well known personalities of urban art. We get to see them create in the three different spaces which represents the types of locations where all three artists usually go to work in,  » Read more about: INTI, JAZ 'BARROCO MESTIZO'  »

'TRAMONTANA' FIRST EDITION

By Los Montana - Thursday, July 31, 2014

Cadaqués is a municipality located at Cap de Creus on the furthest most northern tip of the Catalan coast. Famous its exceptional mediterranean scenery, the location has always been a source of inspiration for many artists in history, with Salvador Dali as the most famous one. The project TraMontana, developed by Montana Colors and ‘ We Love Cadaqués‘, is now here to try to reinvent the artistic spirit of the town through urban art.  » Read more about: 'TRAMONTANA' FIRST EDITION  »

MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X KENOR

By Los Montana - Monday, July 21, 2014

MTN WATER BASED Studio Works X KENOR from Montana Colors on Vimeo. Kenor is the next protagonist in this edition of MTN Water Based Studio Works. The exhibition, ‘Les Enfants de Kupka‘, which took place during the month of April in the French city, Puteaux, united a series of artists who’s work is influenced by the painter Frantisek Kupka. It was in this event where this audiovisual document was presented that takes us one step beyond working in the studio: the exhibition.  » Read more about: MTN WATER BASED STUDIO WORKS X KENOR  »