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.
Check out some great examples of Graffiti Art that will leave you awestruck.
King of Style
A graffiti to pay a tribute. The artist has used vivid colors to pay his homeage.
Graffiti Monster Eating Human
A monochromatic graffiti, showcasing a moster eating a child. The lack of color is rare in this form of artistic expression.
The Most Beautiful Girl In Town
A magnificent peace of art, the artist uses vivid colors to proclaim his love.
This form of text-graffiti is seen across many cities, and is popular amongst teenagers.
Using vibrant and exuberant colors and textures this graffiti is fascinating to many.
This form of graffiti is famously known as e2e, or end to end. A graffiti that covers a wall end to end.
Using kaleidoscope of colors to create a beautiful work of art.
The flow style is a famous type of graffiti.
Graffiti can be spotted all across California. This type of textural graffiti is used to convey strong sociopolitical opinions.
This signed peace of graffiti is by a truly talented street artist.
A spectacular peace of work. This piece uses a blue background to bring out the message portrayed in this artwork.
This graffiti makes use of tagging. A famous expression amongst street artists.
A creative and vibrant work of art.
A fascinating graffit of Medusa, the famous Greek protectress!
Big Ass Skullz close up
A menacing, yet vibrant display of graffiti.
Using graffiti to popularize or defame religious beliefs is famous since 1960’s.
Tontos expanding headband
A maginificent and spectacular work of graffiti.
A creative and imaginative piece adorning an enterance.
An amazing and elaborate decorative graffiti.
Long Island City Graffiti Building
The abundance of graffiti in this picture is awe inspiring. The vibrant colors, the graphic details of various characters, and textural graffiti are captivating for an onlooker.
A splendid and vivid work of art.
A depiction of a colorful butterfly.
An exceptionally beautiful graffiti of a beautiful woman, this street artist is amazing!
A bold and creative display of art.
An imaginative and creative piece that depicts hidden messages.
An example of Text graffiti.
Brainsick Thought Patterns
Another vibrant piece that makes use of cartoon illustrations to put an idea across!
A flamboyant piece of graffiti art.
A beautiful piece portraying conflict between 2 or more street artists.
Stab stab stab
A menacing and sinister display as a graffiti.