Public Art and the Power of the Mural

July 9, 2014 3:24 PM

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Public Art and the Power of the Mural

Before the matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup began, the Brazilian people were protesting in the streets because they knew they could not afford the #13 billion it cost to host the games. In Greece, similar concerns about public mismanagement was the issue and like Brazil, street artists reflected those concerns.

Quoting a Greek artist known simply as iNO, Liz Alderman, of the New York Times, recently wrote: "If you want to learn about a city, look at its walls."

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