Graffitimundo: Buenos Aires Walking Tour: Discover the Urban Art Movement

Buenos Aires Walking Tour: Discover the Urban Art Movement

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Graffitimundo

Non-profit organization

2 hours
From$20 USDper person

Graffitimundo is a multi-disciplinary platform supporting Argentine urban artists and the local street art scene.

Tour Highlights

  • View some of Buenos Aires’ most impressive street art while supporting local artists.
  • Discover neighborhoods including Palermo Hollywood and Colegiales with the help of your local guide.
  • Learn about the urban art movement and its origins in Argentina’s history of free expression on the streets.

Tour revenue will provide support to local artists and the Buenos Aires art community.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Tuesday

  • Start Time

    4 PM

  • Duration

    2 hours

  • Good For

    Adults, Families, Professionals

  • Languages

    English

  • Tour Participants

    2 to 18

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Camera, Comfortable shoes for walking, Hat, Sunglasses, Sunscreen lotion, Water

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

This tour will take you to one of Buenos Aires hippest neighborhoods, Palermo Hollywood. There you’ll gain a new perspective on the city’s vibrant urban art movement. Discover the fascinating early history of Argentina and the country’s culture of free expression on the streets. You’ll also have the chance to explore one of the city’s largest neighborhood, Colegiales.

Vetted & Visited By

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Ribbon ambassador
Vanessa Huet
October 1, 2015
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Ribbon ambassador
Indira Palomino
June 20, 2016

Tour Start Address

Conde 391, Buenos Aires, DF, Argentina

More About Graffitimundo

Mission

To promote the urban art scene in Buenos Aires and support local artists.

Main Programs

  • Providing free tours for public school groups

  • Connecting artists with institutions and the public

  • Educating others about the street art scene through talks

  • Creating a documentary called ‘White Walls Say Nothing’

  • Writing a book called ‘Battlegrounds and Playgrounds’

Awards & Recognition

Wall Street Journal
Featured, 2011
New York Times
Featured, 2010
Washington Post
Featured, 2010
BBC
Featured, 2010
Elle
Featured, 2011