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Street art is exploding in popularity across the country.
Urban art gives insight into a city’s culture and personality, and these 10 American cities have some of the best collections of public art. A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote over four weeks. Scroll to see the winners.
No. 3: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mural Arts Philadelphia was founded in 1984 to empower professional artists to showcase their talents. Since then, the organization has produced more than 3,600 murals, many of which are still on display. A highlight is the Love Letter project, a series of 50 rooftop murals visible from the Market-Frankford elevated transit line.
Originally published by USA Today.
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