You know how things always taste better when they’re free? Well, have you ever thought that things look better when they are free, too? If you like free stuff– and let’s be real, who doesn’t like freebies– street art is for you!
A new Buzzfeed video shares “5 Reaons Why Street Art Is For The People”. Not only does this clip boast some magnificent illustrations plastered on urban buildings, but it also emphasizes why street art is totally awesome. Street art reflects the culture of a city, sheds light onto social messages, and also has a mysterious effect: a gallery awaits at any corner! What’s not to love?!
Yes, it’s a bummer that some artists can’t afford a legit studio to work in. But hey, at least their lack of a studio space ends up serving a greater good: they wind up bringing their artistic skillset right to a streecorner near you! So, press play on the above video to gaze at some dope graffiti and learn why street are is for the people.