How Graffiti Brings Hip-Hop to Life on Walls Around the World

MCs, DJs, and B-boys depicted in street art.

Many graffiti artists have powerful bonds with hip-hop culture. The walls they paint depict MCs, DJs, and B-boys. In fact, the musical genre has inspired artists all around the world — you can find these hip-hop “characters” splashed across walls from South America to Central Europe. Here are some of our favourite pieces from around the globe.


Carlos Munyoz in Spain


Graphis in Brazil


Bom’K in the Uk


Drew in Spain


Zedz in Holland


Unknown artists in Spain


Seiko in Spain


Cheo in the UK


Can2 in Brazil

Article by James Buxton.

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