Beit HaGefen Gallery's "Third Dimension" in Haifa's lower city. Broken Fingaz Crew

Why Israeli Cities Are Suddenly Courting International Graffiti Artists

Having realized that graffiti raises real-estate prices, attracts tourism and beautifies urban spaces, cities throughout Israel are hiring artists they once hounded

Municipal officials in Jerusalem, Haifa and Tel Aviv have stopped hounding faceless street artists and are instead commissioned them for murals in fringe areas, where their work boosts real estate values and...

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