These 17 Incredible Pieces Of Street Art In New Mexico Will Leave You In Awe

Murals are large-scale, dramatic, and usually public. They’re an ideal way for an artist to share work with a wide range of people, who might not venture into galleries or art museums. Murals don’t just beautify buildings, they usually also convey a message about politics or history. Here are 18 vibrant pieces of New Mexican street art.

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Which of these is your favorite? Are there murals near where you live?