To talk about the world of graffiti in Latin America is somewhat impossible. There are so many countries, varied styles and tendencies blended in this vast region of the world.
As we believe a video is worth a thousand words, we have made a selection of five fascinating graffiti videos from South America, to get to know better one of the most rooted artistic movements of our days.
1. Aguas Dulces Project, Argentinians in Uruguay
Aguas Dulces is an Argentinian group of artists who were reunited in a seaside town in Uruguay few years ago in summer time. They created an artistic residence to share experiences and emotions in a common place.
2. Basko Vazco, Chile
Graffiti artist Basko Vazco presents us the city of Valparaíso in Chile. This city is considered a real graffiti Paradise and Mecca for many national and international graffiti artists.
3.Os Gemeos, Brasil
Os Gemeos (The Twins) is an artistic duet formed by the Pandolfo brothers: Otávio y Gustava. They are considered by many one of the greatest exponents of Brazilian urban art thanks to their surrealistic, and acidic political criticism.
4.Alfredo Segatori, Argentina
Alfredo Segatori is considered an imminence in the world of graffiti in Argentina. He broke the record of painting the largest wall in in the world using the graffiti technique. A true skillful artist!
5.Expo Graffiti, Chile
Expo Graffiti is one of the most interesting urban art festivals of Latin America. It is celebrated in Santiago de Chile’s Valley, where street dance and wall painting are mixed, sometimes anonymously, as shown in the video: