Graffiti art became a mainstream expression of showcasing artistic skills in the early 60’s. The style is famous of its use to depict strong political opinions, it is popular amongst activists and aspiring and campaigners. Banned in various cities across the globe, this form of artistic expression uses flamboyant and vibrant colors to depict controversial messages.
In recent times, this form of art has gained widespread fame in countries like Cuba and Mexico that are plagued by notorious and controversial issues. Various renowned artists of proclaimed graffiti as the most powerful art movement in the recent times.Graffiti is frowned upon by authorities due to its use to depict sensitive matters in a bold and blunt manner. Since graffiti uses large buildings and walls as canvas authorities also consider it as a form of vandalism and defacement of property.
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