Some see street art as straight up graffiti that is no more than vandalism. But the art community in alive in South America and there are many street artists with talent brightening the walls of South America with their expression of culture.
Sometimes funky, sometimes odd, sometimes challenging but street art in this region is never boring. In some cases cities really embrace the street art culture as they see it as a way to revitalize a community. In fact, many of the popular bohemian neighborhoods that have welcomed tourists have a thriving street art collection.
If you want to know where you must visit to see this work check out our post on South America's Best Cities for Street Art.