The Art Of The Streets

Wall painting is getting popular in Shanghai. You can find many painted walls along the local streets. Recently, a new wall finished at Shanghai’s Lao Xi Men area. Created by artist Li Yuansu, the painting depicts the history and culture of the area.

 

 

Lao Xi Men area in Shanghai’s Huangpu District has witnessed the development of the downtown area and the improvements of people’s living conditions. In the painting, you can find the old memories of people’s daily lives here.

 

 

The wall painting at Lao Xi Men provides a good example of how to create cityscapes in Shanghai. Local people are happy to see art forms like this being presented in their communities.

 

 

Source: Knews, Eastday

Editor: Bonnie Lu