Tag Archives: Street

Street talk

10 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Look – Carrer d’en Tripó

This month, Las Calles Hablan, the first exhibit by Mapping Barcelona Public Art, will take place at Mutuo Centro de Arte.  I thought I’d share some examples of street talk with you here, today, in the form of stenciled texts and images which were placed on Barcelona’s streets to convey a message to the onlooker.

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Home is where the heart is – Plaça de Catalunya

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Pawns – Carrer Comte Borrell

The message may or may not get across in the way it was intended, but certainly adds to the way an artist interacts with their public and communicates their thoughts and feelings about the goings-on in the city (in this case, Barcelona).

Continue reading

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: