bart van kersavond was born and raised in belgium. in 1992, he lived in algeria for a year, studying the local arabic language, and finally found his new home in berlin in 2000. it was here that he was directly inspired by the subculture and street art scene. along with organising events in berlin, he enjoys visiting various cities and discovering them through the street art perspective. since 2007, he has been co-owner of the digital communication agency AUGUSTFIRST and co-founder of trikotpedia. using opensource software, the agency tries to find a healthy balance between sustainability and economy.