“When you come right down to it, opinions are the most superficial things about anyone.” Borges
What makes street art so fascinating is that it isn’t an isolated discipline — rather, it’s the confluence of a myriad cultural phenomena, offers commentary on countless social issues, and borrows inspiration from a multitude of other creative domains.
The advent of the Internet has fostered a new global street culture in less than a generation. From New York’s back-alleys to Brazil’s mega-cities to South Africa’s townships, street art is so ubiquitous it’s easy to forget it’s a fairly nascent form of urban dialogue.
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