ISSN: 20455879
First published in 2012
3 issues per volume
Volume 7 Issue 1
Cover Date: March 2018
The abstraction of content and intent between murals and street art
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Authors:  Edward Fuentes 
DOI: 10.1386/vi.7.1.9_1

murals,street art,graffiti,Chicano art,public art,Mexican modernism,community murals,creative placemaking

This article surveys the aesthetic differences between murals that are a visual response to community identity and temporary large-scale works shaped by the Western canon of underground urban graffiti. To theorize the production of urban art by reading its history and the intent of artists introduces new scholarly inquiry of the shared and conflicting messages of a popular form of public art.
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