[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” column_margin=”default” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” overlay_strength=”0.3″ column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text][nectar_dropcap color=””]K [/nectar_dropcap]uala Lumpur street art is vibrant, dynamic and captivating. Working with the stunning aesthetic of new and old in the city, many great pieces play with these layers, creating artwork that is truly unique to this city.

Before and since my visit to KL, I have not made as many friends in such a short time. With so many cultures and background inhabiting the city, there is a very distinct openness that you just don’t get elsewhere around the world.

The food is amazing. People are lovely. The architecture is fascinating, and the street art in KL is really something that everyone should try and see.

It was back in 2017 that I visited the street art in KL, so not all of the pieces are still there (as is the nature of the art form) but the guide is still well worth following to give you an idea of where to look, and you can then enjoy a nice surprise should there be something new in its place.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” column_margin=”default” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” overlay_strength=”0.3″ column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_custom_heading text=”Street Art Kuala Lumpur” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_raw_html]JTNDaWZyYW1lJTIwc3JjJTNEJTIyaHR0cHMlM0ElMkYlMkZ3d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbSUyRm1hcHMlMkZkJTJGdSUyRjAlMkZlbWJlZCUzRm1pZCUzRDFxVEVxQzl1UktXREh4REs5TDE0TG5velVuMVklMjIlMjB3aWR0aCUzRCUyMjEyMDAlMjIlMjBoZWlnaHQlM0QlMjI3MDAlMjIlM0UlM0MlMkZpZnJhbWUlM0U=[/vc_raw_html][vc_column_text]You can also access the map here.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” column_margin=”default” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” overlay_strength=”0.3″ column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_custom_heading text=”China Town” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Most of the street art in Kuala Lumpur is in China Town. I understand that there are a few pieces out of this general area but I didn’t venture that far and I was advised that there wasn’t too much.[/vc_column_text][vc_gallery type=”flickity_static_height_style” images=”6037,6038,6039,6040,6041,6042,6043″ flickity_spacing=”default” flickity_controls=”pagination” flickity_overflow=”hidden” flickity_wrap_around=”wrap” flickity_free_scroll=”true” flickity_autoplay=”true” flickity_box_shadow=”none” image_loading=”default” onclick=”link_no”][vc_column_text]Featured artists: Julia Volchkova and Ernest Zacharevic. I couldn’t find the rest, sadly. Please let me know if you know them!

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Stephanie O'Brien

Stephanie O'Brien

Editor in Chief at Splatrs, Stephanie spends her days walking the streets of the world to capture and share the ever-changing art forms out on public display.