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Melbourne Street Tours
33-35 Dudley Street 3003 West Melbourne Victoria
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About the activity provider
Melbourne Street Art Tours is the first, and only, street art tours in Australia run by street artists. CBD TOURS | FITZROY TOURS | STENCIL WORKSHOPS | + MORE! With local knowledge on just about everything, the guides will treat you to some of Melbourne’s hidden underground treasures. Melbourne Street Art Tours takes people through the streets of Melbourne and shows them who the artists of the street works are, what technical aspects are involved in spray painting, stencil art and paste-ups, and what significant role the artists have made in making Melbourne one of the most important destinations in the world for Street Art. As you are led down hidden laneways and arcades you will discover some of the most interesting street art and galleries in the world. We also focus on the more social and political aspects of Street Art. What political statements are the artists making? Are they important enough to be seen as art... or is it just graffiti after all? We are the only Street Tour that hires practicing Melbourne street artists as their guides. Our CBD tours also end at the famous Blender Studios, where the participants will get a exclusive VIP tour of both the studios and the gallery (Dark Horse Experiment). Here they can meet practicing street and fine artists, and get a feel for the practicing art world. Meet and chat with artists over a cold beer or a glass of wine.