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Murals are everywhere but there is hardly any graffiti in Kathmandu

Street art, however, has a more visual bent and has been embraced in the form of commissioned murals on embassy, business or NGO walls around the Valley, mostly speaking to activism and ideas rather than the scathing social commentary that graffiti is often known for. Murals are everywhere but there is hardly any graffiti in Kathmandu
The Patan-based street art community expressed its anger at disrespectful graffiti in April.  Via Facebook
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Thomas Heaton
Published at : May 3, 2019
Updated at : August 6, 2019 12:58
Kathmandu

Thomas Heaton

Thomas Heaton is a food and travel reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before working in Nepal, he spent five years in New Zealand, most recently as a food writer for Cuisine magazine. Heaton is content trawling through markets, sampling sundry skewers of offal or getting into uncomfortable situations while travelling.


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