April 5, 2017
Kyiv is the capital of Ukraine, one of the biggest countries in Eastern Europe. It is also amazingly underrated. The legacy of the Soviet Union and decades of inappropriate foreign policy has made Ukraine a dark horse on the map of the world. Understandably, people don’t to know much about the country and the things they do know aren’t something one wants to be known for.
Nowadays, Ukraine is country that is trying to put out a lot of fires at once, as it fights Russian troops back on a daily basis, while trying to rebuild the economy and, generally, make Ukraine a better place to live in. In particular, it’s capital is rapidly becoming one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. To be fair, it’s always been due to its unique landscape and sophisticated architecture. At the same time, local street artists are constantly upgrading the city by decorating its buildings with their graffiti artworks. Kyiv has also become a magnet for street artists from all over the world.
Feast your eyes on these extremely powerful murals spread across all over the city: