Art in public spaces enriches our lives in various ways, in many places. It can send important messages to the community, make people more aware the environment, and let them see it in a different way. Here is an homage to the artists who create for all to see, and to the photographers who captured it.

By Leanne Burden Seidel

German street artist ‘Sokar uno’ paints a mural which is part of the Urban Nation art project, on a residential building in Berlin Oct. 13.
(Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters)