10 Astonishing Abandoned Buildings Turned into Street Art Masterpieces
What are your first thoughts when you think of an abandoned building? A horror movie, a junkyard filled with drug addicts? Probably an art gallery is one of the last things you’d consider such buildings and places, but the truth is that some street artists manage to find the value in these places and transform them into beautiful pieces of art. Unable to spread their talent anywhere else, street artists are able to unleash their creativity on old and abandoned places and rather than leave them to rot, they create the most amazing masterpieces. Without further adieu, here are 10 of the most amazing and astonishing abandoned buildings, which were turned into art galleries filled with masterpieces by street artists.
The Living Abandoned Buildings by Nikita Nomerz
When walking around the streets of her home town of Nizhniy Novgorod, Russian artist Nikita Nomerz had the amazing idea of literary refacing old and abandoned buildings. She went as far as adding faces to most of the items surrounding the buildings, including old drums, fallen trees and more.
The Stylish Abandoned Night Club Art Gallery
Les Baines Douches in Paris was an abandoned night club, which 50 practitioners of both street and fine art decided to turn into a breathtaking art gallery filled with amazingly creative interior design creative pieces. Simply astonishing!