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See the funny side of street art with Mobstr

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Street art was always ripe for a send up. Mobstr, a street artist himself, obviously thought so too. What really gets his goat though is advertising.

‘We’re indoctrinated with the belief that graffiti (or now known as street art) is a blight on our space yet the majority of us happily walk around the visual bombardment of advertising without a moment of questioning its justification. We’ll happily put a six metre wide billboard up on the side of a shop or house convincing you the latest innovative toothbrush will enrich your life yet when someone paints a picture on some brick we suddenly become offended.’

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His just published new work includes ‘Some say’ above.

Below is a new addition to his collection.

This one below is just asking us to think of the little people.

‘Oven’ is another new addition.

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