Category: STREET ART

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Vegan Street Art for the World!

In honor of World Vegan Day, this is a compilation of vegan street art from around the world. Street art is a great way to reclaim public space and if it has an important message,...

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Street Art about Homelessness

How sad is it that street art is used to draw attention to homelessness? Think about it: people are more likely to notice a drawing of a homeless person, than a real homeless person. We...

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Street Art against Racism

No one really knows how many people were killed by racism, because many of them weren’t even considered human. How many victims of the Herero and Namaqua genocide do you know by name? None? And...

Street artist Paulo Ito's work in Sao Paulo

Street Art against the World Cup in Brazil

The Football World Cup in Brazil is the latest big sports event surrounded by controversy and mass protests. In a country with millions of people starving in poverty, the over 8 billion euros (11 billion...

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5 Street Art Projects for Endangered Animals

  Hunting, environmental destruction and a silent type of gentrification forced animals out of their natural homes. Now street art is bringing them back into our collective memories. Animals were brought to the brink of...

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Surveillance Street Art

Just as we were getting ready to publish this collection, news about a new street art piece by Banksy started to come in. So to start off, here’s the brand new work by Banksy, followed...

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Strange Fruit Street Art

Time Magazine condemned this song as “musical propaganda” when it was first released. In 1999, the same magazine named it “Song of the Century”. Strange Fruit is an iconic song about violent racism. Move your...

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Blu’s Street Art about Oil

The huge mural pictured below was part of a collaboration between Italian artist Blu and Brazilian street artist twins Os Gemeos, but we’ll focus on Blu’s side of the building, because oil giant BP just...