Amidst the collapse and decay of the memorandum years there is a blooming public art scene on the walls of Athens. Graffiti ranging from the overtly political to the whimsical affords colour and pathos to the harsh existence being lived by the city’s inhabitants.
The New York Times recently ran an article Across Athens, Graffiti worth a Thousand Words of Malaise that highlighted the vibrant art scene on the public walls and spaces of Athens. see here
The graffiti shown on this page has come fron the Graffiti in Athens facebook page shown here
The work of the artist iNo can be found on his webpage here
The work of the artist Achilles can be found on his facebook page here
See below for further images