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Street art photographers 'gram the scene

One step ahead of graffiti removal crews, these Instagrammers preserve the city's street art on their feeds.

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Oscar Arriola

@oscararriola

Favorite street art spot: "Most of the West Loop is spotless, but there's a wall on Green Street just south of Randolph that has a lot of work."


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Chicago Culture Couple

@chicagoculturecouple

Favorite street art spot: "An alley off Halsted between Cermak and 21st—we've seen stencil work from Ray 'CRO' Noland, Nice One figures, Don't Fret wheat pastes, and amazing tags."


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Billy Craven

@billycraven

Favorite street art spot: "Near the corner of Milwaukee and Fullerton behind Liberty Bank is a wall, topped with razor wire, that's regularly curated every couple weeks by old-school graffiti writer Flash ABC [Artistic Bombing Crew]."


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Andrew Hickey

@DrewinChicago

Favorite street art spot: "In Little Village, walk along 26th Street from Kedzie to Pulaski. Keep your eyes out for work by one of my favorite Chicago street artists, Miguel De Real."


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Jeff Mancilla

@acid_drops

Favorite street art spot: "I don't give out information like that to anyone."


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