The Noveau Art

When most people think of great art, they think Picasso, Van Gogh and Monet. But we have a newsflash: The art world has changed. The better news? The most influential artists have taken their craft to the streets. Literally. Whether it’s a renowned name like Banksy, Faile or someone completely unknown, street art has quickly become the art of the moment.

While on a recent trip through Europe, our head fashion designer captured some amazing examples of this nouveau artwork – which covers many of the walls, sidewalks and open surfaces in some of the coolest cities in the world. And while this guerilla-style movement is slightly controversial, we totally dig the idea of art for all. It’s like going to the best exhibits, minus the entrance fee. To get your fix, scroll through the gallery above.

Now we want to know! What do you think of street art – fun or felony? Leave us your comments below.

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