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KOSMOPOLITE, International Graffiti Festival

KOSMOPOLITE is the first International Graffiti and Graphic Expression Festival in France.

Urban pictoral expression has developped worldwide over three decades. Initially the voice of the ghettos in New York in the 60s, Graffiti Art has expanded over and across oceans, developping today as a worldwide cultural movement.

Created in 2002, through the collaboration of 2 groups of artists, M.A.C. and Douze 12, along with the city of Bagnolet's municipality, KOSMOPOLITE aims at promoting the richness and diversity of urban pictoral art. The group has gathered over 200 artists in a period of 5 years, reuniting different schools of graffiti.
This year Kosmopolite's festival takes place on the 4th to the 8th of July in the city of Bagnolet, presenting Latin artists, who you can witness live 'performing' visual expression battles. More information on their site.

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