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II: Politics & Street Art

Before I started travelling, I didn’t know much about street art. In fact, I generally dismissed it. I had been taught that graffiti was illegal vandalism often done by troubled teens as a relatively harmless act of rebellion. 1,226 more words

Travel

613. High Street, Exeter

In late January I had a meeting in Exeter for which I had arrived a little early. I decided to head for the High Street to see if I could grab a bite to eat. 201 more words

UK

VHILS to visit New Jersey, US

NEWARK — Murals by a world-renowned Portuguese street artist will soon be on display in all of Newark’s five wards as part of a collaboration between the city and Portugal.

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Art & Culture

FESTIVAL IMINENTE!

No dia 25 de setembro dei um saltinho a Lisboa e passei por Oeiras para ir à primeira edição do Festival Iminente, espero que seja o primeiro de muitos! 75 more words

Art

Festival Iminente 1.0: 23+24+25 September

THIS IS THE FIRST EDITION OF A FESTIVAL THAT COMBINES NEW MUSIC TO NEW ART IN AN INTENSE COLLECTIVE EXPERIENCE OF INTIMACY.

Curated by VHILS…

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Tings Lisbon

Dubai Walls

Something fun about Dubai is the art scene. Throughout the new Citywalk, which is an outdoor shopping center still under construction, there are several murals by famous street artists. 116 more words

Dubai

Lisbon street art according to Washington Post

Run-of-the-mill graffiti started to cover Lisbon in the 1970s, with taggers emboldened by the democratic revolution.

These days, the street art has moved from the background to front and center as the Portuguese capital has transformed itself into an open-air museum, proudly awash in eye-catching murals, with much of the art sanctioned by the city.

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