“Who is it owns the right to make meaningful icons in our city spaces? Is it the citizens themselves or global corporations?” ~ Dr Richard Clay: Tearing Up History
This painting is by two artists called Pichi and Avo. Since 2007 they have been producing stunning street art, infusing classical figurative detail with surrealistic spray-can talent. Their work adorns the streets of Valencia in Spain. Pichi & Avo website
The Authorities call this vandalism and is therefore illegal.
But what do you think?