Travel Tips & Themes – Street Art

Travel Tips & Themes: Street Art - Everyday Wanderer

From coast to coast and continent to continent, street art — like large format murals and outdoor sculptures — is increasingly popular. These images and statues tell each city’s story in a very personal way, showcasing its history, culture, passion, and pride.

Street Art in Europe

With more than 100, large format murals painted on a 0.8 mile portion of the Berlin Wall, the East Side Gallery is the world’s longest open-air art gallery. Covered with bright, uplifting street art, the East Side Gallery has helped transform the cold concrete wall that divided Germany for three decades into a phenomenal work of art.

Street Art in North America

This Minneapolis mural is a great example of street art in the US
In a nod to one of its most famous sons, this Minneapolis, Minnesota, mural portrays the lyrics to one of Prince’s most popular songs.