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Street Art around the World, Part 1/2

Street Art around the World, Part 1/2
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A couple wearing masks walk past a mural of a mother and child in Calgary, Alta., Monday, December 28, 2020, amid a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Canadian Press/Rex Features/Shutterstock)

A couple wearing masks walk past a mural of a mother and child in Calgary, Alta., Monday, December 28, 2020, amid a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Canadian Press/Rex Features/Shutterstock)

A mural of Australia's Julian Assange is seen in a laneway in Melbourne on January 5, 2021, after a judge in London ruled that the WikiLeaks founder should not be extradited to the US to face espionage charges for publishing hundreds of thousands of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010. (Photo by William West/AFP Photo)

A mural of Australia’s Julian Assange is seen in a laneway in Melbourne on January 5, 2021, after a judge in London ruled that the WikiLeaks founder should not be extradited to the US to face espionage charges for publishing hundreds of thousands of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010. (Photo by William West/AFP Photo)

A rickshaw taxi passes a mural promoting awareness of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia, August 31, 2020. (Photo by Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana/Reuters)

A rickshaw taxi passes a mural promoting awareness of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia, August 31, 2020. (Photo by Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana/Reuters)

A woman wearing a face mask stands in front of graffiti, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in central London Britain on October 15, 2020. (Photo by John Sibley/Reuters)

A woman wearing a face mask stands in front of graffiti, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in central London Britain on October 15, 2020. (Photo by John Sibley/Reuters)

A doctor collects a swab sample from a man to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outside Clinic Ajwa in Shah Alam, Malaysia on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Lim Huey/Reuters)

A doctor collects a swab sample from a man to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outside Clinic Ajwa in Shah Alam, Malaysia on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Lim Huey/Reuters)

A woman walks past a graffiti of people wearing protective masks amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Mumbai, India, December 9, 2020. (Photo by Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters)

A woman walks past a graffiti of people wearing protective masks amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Mumbai, India, December 9, 2020. (Photo by Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters)

A man wearing a protective mask walks past a mural of frontline workers amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, December 21, 2020. (Photo by Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters)

A man wearing a protective mask walks past a mural of frontline workers amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, December 21, 2020. (Photo by Francis Mascarenhas/Reuters)

A roadside barber cuts the hair of a man in front of a wall with graffiti, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, December 23, 2020. (Photo by Niharika Kulkarni/Reuters)

A roadside barber cuts the hair of a man in front of a wall with graffiti, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, December 23, 2020. (Photo by Niharika Kulkarni/Reuters)

A woman walks past a mural amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Manchester, Britain, January 4, 2021. (Photo by Phil Noble/Reuters)

A woman walks past a mural amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Manchester, Britain, January 4, 2021. (Photo by Phil Noble/Reuters)

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Graffiti proclaiming the cancellation of Christmas, featuring the Dr. Seuss Grinch character, is seen on a section of the former Berlin Wall amidst a nationwide hard lockdown before the holiday during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic on December 21, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Authorities have resorted to the lockdown in an attempt to bring down daily infection and death rates that have reached record highs despite a semi-lockdown that had been in place since November. The new lockdown will last at least until January 10. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Graffiti proclaiming the cancellation of Christmas, featuring the Dr. Seuss Grinch character, is seen on a section of the former Berlin Wall amidst a nationwide hard lockdown before the holiday during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic on December 21, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Authorities have resorted to the lockdown in an attempt to bring down daily infection and death rates that have reached record highs despite a semi-lockdown that had been in place since November. The new lockdown will last at least until January 10. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

A man applies finishing touches to graffiti representing a vaccine, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kolkata, India, January 2, 2021. (Photo by Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters)

A man applies finishing touches to graffiti representing a vaccine, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Kolkata, India, January 2, 2021. (Photo by Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters)

People walk by coronavirus-themed graffiti on Meriden Street in Birmingham, United Kingdom on January 6, 2021. Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered a new national lockdown for England which means people will only be able to leave their homes for limited reasons, with measures expected to stay in place until mid-February. (Photo by Jacob King/PA Images via Getty Images)

People walk by coronavirus-themed graffiti on Meriden Street in Birmingham, United Kingdom on January 6, 2021. Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered a new national lockdown for England which means people will only be able to leave their homes for limited reasons, with measures expected to stay in place until mid-February. (Photo by Jacob King/PA Images via Getty Images)

A man wearing a fask mask to protect against coronavirus, rides a bicycle by a closed raft restaurant on the banks of Sava river during a sunny, wintery day in Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, December 23, 2020. (Photo by Darko Vojinovic/AP Photo)

A man wearing a fask mask to protect against coronavirus, rides a bicycle by a closed raft restaurant on the banks of Sava river during a sunny, wintery day in Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, December 23, 2020. (Photo by Darko Vojinovic/AP Photo)

A mural of Joy Division's Ian Curtis watches over the Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre, as snow hits the UK. Tuesday 29th December 2020. (Photo by Pat Scaasi/MI News/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

A mural of Joy Division’s Ian Curtis watches over the Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre, as snow hits the UK. Tuesday 29th December 2020. (Photo by Pat Scaasi/MI News/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

A potential Banksy has appeared on Vale Street in Bristol, United Kingdom on December 10, 2020. The elusive artist is from the city and is known for creating new works without anyone catching him in the act. An image of an old woman sneezing without covering her mouth has been spotted on a wall in the Totterdown area - a possible nod to the current health crisis. Crowds are already gathering at the bottom of Vale Street – one of Britain's steepest roads – to take pictures and discuss. (Photo by South West News Service/Action Press)

A potential Banksy has appeared on Vale Street in Bristol, United Kingdom on December 10, 2020. The elusive artist is from the city and is known for creating new works without anyone catching him in the act. An image of an old woman sneezing without covering her mouth has been spotted on a wall in the Totterdown area – a possible nod to the current health crisis. Crowds are already gathering at the bottom of Vale Street – one of Britain’s steepest roads – to take pictures and discuss. (Photo by South West News Service/Action Press)

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Raymond Hinze
Raymond Hinze is a writer and IT consultant with nearly 20 years of experience across the private and public sectors. He's worked as a writer, trainer, technical support person, delivery manager, system admin, and various other roles that involve getting people and technology to work together.