urban art

“To answer the question whether urban art could be one of the most significant movements in recent art history we must take a look at the concept of urban art.

~ Urban art is concepts that is particularly hard to define. Most commonly urban art is seen as art that originates from urban environments, it relates to the cities and is created by artists who live in the cities, thematize urban lifestyle and consider cities their working environment. ~ Urban art is new, exciting, subversive, bold and highly democratic because of its rootedness in public, urban space. The social, political aspects and critical connotations is widely praised among those who got annoyed by the fact that contemporary art has lost its sense of the social surroundings”. →more by Anika Dačić