Categoria: Greek crisis

Greek crisis, In Europe, Socio Political atlas, Urban and Street Art, Worldwide Art

ATHENS: THE STREET ART TELLS THE CRISIS. AS PROTEST RUNS ON THE WALLS

Today in Athens the murals are everywhere and tell the anger, the crises and the hopes of a people. Paul, MaPet, Absent and Bleeps. (Athens) Since the beginning of the Greek crisis, the street art was a way to tell and express anger and protest against the crisis and the austerity policies in Europe. Today […]

Greek crisis, In Europe, Socio Political atlas, Urban and Street Art, Worldwide Art

Greece’s anti-austerity murals: street art expresses a nation’s frustration

Artwork criticising international response to country’s debt crisis has flourished amid economic turmoil and social hardship. Jon Henley meets the artists   As a fraught and worn-out Greece careered this week towards a historic vote that could determine its future for generations, one image has captured the country’s dilemma. Websites, TV stations and newspapers around the […]