Many of us are still confused about the difference between murals and graffiti. When viewed in the media, murals and graffiti paintings are usually made on wall media.
So, the difference between murals and graffiti is that mural images are made more free and broad, while graffiti is in the form of writing or words. And usually, graffiti is more commonly made with spray paint today.
Especially on the streets, maybe a lot of you see murals or graffiti with different characters or other forms of writing.
In this context, the artwork is not only an expression of the artist but also a reference for his observers. For example, a community can jointly run a campaign against violence which then manifests itself in a mural with social art techniques that are certainly mastered by artists.
It just so happens that the current issue in the context of the problem about coronavirus, so artists drawing on the public wall of the street are expressing concern about the current conditions that they are facing, even though within the limited quarantine conditions they still have time to create their creativity.
let's just take a look and check the results of various extraordinary honest artworks of graffiti or murals around the world regarding the condition of the coronavirus that is taking place now below!
#1 Copenhagen, Denmark. Artist: Welinoo
#2 Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Artist: Fake
Fake says to have painted this “Super Nurse” as an ode to all healthcare professionals around the world.
#3 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Teachr1
#4 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ponywave
From the artist's Instagram: "We all are going through this together. There is a reason which we will see after all. It’s time to look at ourselves. Take a look at what are we doing with the planet and our lifetime. Maybe we should change our priorities? Maybe we should slow down? Maybe we should take a look around and start respecting our planet and all those with whom we share it? Maybe someone is trying to hide some changes? Or economic collapse? Maybe one more step to new world order?"
#5 Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy
#6 Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy
“Divided We Stand, United We Fall.”
#7 Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Artist: Aira Ocrespo
Translation from Portuguese: "Bolsonaro's mask against the Coronavirus."
#8 Berlin, Germany. Artist: EME Freethinker
#9 Pompei, Italy. Artist: Nello Petrucci
#10 Malmö, Sweden. Artist: Richard Juggins
#11 Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy
#12 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Corie Mattie
#13 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Rasmus Balstrøm
Balstrøm who is originally from Denmark did this last mural before he had to flee the country.
#14 Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear
#15 Miami, USA. Artist: Sean “Hula” Yoro
#16 Jindbayne, Australia. Artist: N/A
#17 Bristol, UK. Artist: Angus
#18 Mumbai, India. Artist: Tyler Street Art
#19 London, UK. Artist: Pegaus
#20 Bryne, Norway. Artist: Pøbel
“In these challenging times, I hope this piece can be a positive contribution and spread some joy. Be safe and take care of one another.”
#21 Tartu, Estonia. Artist: Princess Täna
“Living in a bubble. Just to be more ironic, a soap bubble.”
#22 Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh
#23 New York, USA. Artist: Jason Naylor
#24 New York, USA. Artist: Crkshnk
#25 Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear
#26 Warsaw, Poland
(Translation credits: Draco Malfoy )
Translates to: Not every hero wears a cape. Thank you!
#27 Melbourne, Australia. Artist: Lush Sux
Translation from Chinese - “Nothing to see, carry on.”
#28 Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh
#29 United Kingdom. Artist: Gnasher
#30 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jeremy Novy
#31 New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic
#32 Dublin, Ireland. Artist: Subset Collective
#33 Bristol, UK. Artist: Angusart85
#34 London, UK. Artist: N/A
#35 New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic
#36 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ruben Rojas
#37 Copenhagen. Denmark. Artist: Andreas Welin
#38 Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jules Muck
#39 Bristol, UK. Artist: Diff
#40 London, UK. Artist: Lionel Stanhope
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