Mediation of informal creative graphic appropriations

Mediation of informal creative graphic appropriations


In the historic center of Lisbon during the last decades the graffiti, street art, and other forms of individual creative expression had been acomulated into an intense situation.
The regulation of this situation apeared as urgent in 2008, but to deal with it, many international recognized works of art had to be removed. To deal with this situation and to generate a sustainable urban reahbilitaion some of the resources aimed to the reahbilitaion had to be used into the benefit of the knowledge, research and improvement of conditions for informal creative graphic appropriations apearance.


local community, local and international artists, all creative citizens, municipality technicians, architects, designers, sociologists, antropologists

Location: Lisbon, Bairro alto