A Guide to London’s Street Art Scene

London Grafitti

Little London Observationist

I originally wrote this post about street artists for Town Fish, but I thought share it with you guys and add in a few more details that wouldn’t fit in a limited word count, plus more photos, of course.

Anyway, as you likely have realized by now, the once-underground phenomenon that is street art has gone mainstream. Walk into any design bookshop and you can pick up a guide to the latest artists to make their mark on London’s canvas walls. Take a stroll down Brick Lane, through Hackney, Shoreditch, Dalston and all around the East End and you’re bound to bump into a street art tour. And then there’s all of this Banksy auction business going on lately.

Temporary Pointless Sign - Mobstr
Photo:Random street art tour by LLO

So, what do you need to know? Who to watch? There are many more but here’s a handful of artists who regularly…

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