Austins street art scene is on the up and up and the past two years have seen big contributions by the likes of famous street artists like Shepard Fairey (OBEY) on the streets of Austin during the SXSW interactive festival. Great area for spotting street art an graffiti include South Congress Ave, South Lamar near Whole Foods, Ladybird Lake, North Lamar, and Baylor Street (HOPE Art Park).
Chilean street artist Teo Doro has completed a new mural in Valparaíso. The design features extracts from three famous paintings by Vincent Van Gogh,The Sunflowers, Cypresses, and Starry Night. Santiago, Chile
Rone is one of the most iconic graffiti artists of Australia, his work hides under many overpasses throughout the city of Melbourne. Over the years the now famed artist reached street acclaim for plastering large canvases depicting faces of “girls” throughout the urban centers of Australia, London, New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Tokyo, Barcelona and Hong Kong.
Hundreds of houses painted in bright colors in what organizers claim is Mexico's largest mural, is part of a government-sponsored project is called Pachuca Paints Itself, in the Palmitas neighborhood, in Pachuca, Mexico