Shanghai Takes Street Art To Another Level

Published April 20, 2016
Updated February 10, 2017

Street art has absolutely taken over parts of Shanghai, China, particularly the areas surrounding Moganshan Road, a gallery hub that attracts the visually creative people of the city’s 20 million-plus residents.

While some of Shanghai’s most thought-provoking graffiti — a response to the demolition of older architecture — was scrubbed away by the Chinese government in January 2015, there is still much to see along the streets of the city’s older neighborhoods.

Take a look at some of the most vivid, stunning Shanghai street art:

Shanghai Takes Street Art To Another Level
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Next, check out Brooklyn’s street art, the larger-than-life art of Os Gemeos and the best public art around the world.

Erin Kelly
Erin Kelly is a freelance writer, artist and video editor that splits her time between the humid Midwest and the dusty corners of her mind.
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