street art

Drawing on City Walls: Is Japanese Street Art Thriving?

Street art is often viewed with negative connotations from Japan’s traditional side. As a country known for order and cleanliness, conforming to street art is a big no-no. Compared to other countries, the street art in Japan is less developed due to the country’s conformist culture. This is why so many local enthusiasts are extending…

Spanish street artist PEJAC visits Tokyo

Spanish Artist visits Tokyo Pejac is a Spanish artist who’s been getting a lot of attention with his simple, yet effective street art paintings and installations. Cleverly mixing elements of visual illusion with universal symbols and imagery, his works are painted not only all over Spain, but also France, UK, Turkey and Russia, and are…

Tokyo 8bit street art

Attracting artists ever since the beginning of times, it is not surprising that there are many who come to Japan mainly for inspirational reasons. Every corner and every single impression can lead to amazing art. In contrast to being inspired, there are artists who come to Japan to leave some of their masterpieces here. This…