Paris is the city of light, fashion, cuisine and art. In recent years, a thriving graffiti-art scene has taken shape here. Now the mayor of the 13th arrondissement intends to turn his district into an open-air Louvre.
Street art is the ultimate form of democracy according to the curators of the new Museum for Urban Contemporary Art that has just opened in Berlin. But does street art belong in exhibition halls?
The "Magic City" exhibition in Munich features work by over 60 international artists, including Banksy, Olek and WON ABC, the elder statesman of the Munich grafitti scene.
The famed Paris art museum's location in the United Arab Emirates will feature post-impressionist French art as well as Middle Eastern works from all eras. Critics have accused the Louvre of "selling its soul."
A spectacular exhibition in a former bank in Berlin shows 108 rooms designed by 165 urban artists from all over the world.
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