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Street Art in Western Australia

As I was walking around the city of Perth, admiring the buildings, I glanced down a laneway and a burst of colour at the end caught my attention.  I went back to the laneway, later on, curious to see what it was.  To my surprise, many of the walls of the buildings in the lane had interesting pieces painted on them.  What a find, and completely by chance, which made it so much fun to see!

Many cities are now embracing the street art culture and providing spaces – legal walls – where street artists can create their works.  Street artists have their own style, some of them becoming independently famous, who are then commissioned for legal murals and works.

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Exeter, CA – Outdoor Art Gallery

Downtown Exeter is the stage for an interesting outdoor art gallery which features over 30 murals painted by different artists.  The stories told in the murals, found on the external walls of the buildings, are of local history, folklore and culture.  You will find this quaint town located near the foothills of the Sequoia National Park in the Sierra Nevada mountain range.

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