Literary Graffiti Around The World – Design You Trust

Literary Graffiti Around The World

Street art comes in many forms. These are the best examples of author and book themed graffiti, from around the world.

Kafka Street Art – Kafka-esque

Hunter S. Thompson Quote – His most famous quote, from a 1974 Rolling Stone Magazine article.

The Great Gatsby – A tribute to F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby”, with a rendering of one of its most famous symbols.

Sylvia Plath Street Art – Photograph from Oregon.

Ayn Rand Street Art – A reference to Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged”.

Poe – Poe street art in Baltimore, his hometown.

Shakespeare and Salinger – What Shakespeare might have said and what Holden Caulfield did.

Sartre and Beckett – In Paris and London.

Rousseau – The opening lines of Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s “The Social Contract”.

Alice in Wonderland – Alice re-interpreted.

Alice In Wonderland

The Mad Hatter – More Alice in Wonderland street art.

Isaac Asimov – A tribute to the science fiction great, in graffiti form.

Toni Morrison Urban Art – In Spain.

Ginsberg and Vonnegut – Street art with lines from Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl” and Kurt Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse Five.

Virginia Woolf Art – On a London wall.

Nobody – From the Emily Dickinson poem of the same name.


If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Artist Cristina Bernazzani Creates Surreal Illustrations About Our Society
25 People That Accidentally Dressed Like Their Surroundings
Green Slime and Bizarre Creatures: Sam McKenzie's Acid Art
At the Edge of the World: A Look at Life in Greenland
Romantic Colorized Vintage Postcards Show French People During The WWI Era
Russian Forest As Viewed By Russian Officials
This Artist Is Asking Street Artists To Paint 'World Cows' Around The World
300ft-Long 'Airship' Unveiled In Britain Is The World's Longest Aircraft
Gisele Bundchen in New Inspiring Photo Session
Honest Comics Illustrating Silly Girl Problems By Russian Artist Anastasia Ivanova
Twitter User Had Fun Photoshopping Images Of Donald Trump Wearing Really Long Ties
War And Peace: New Powerful Illustrations By Gunduz Aghayev
Here’s How People From The Past Imagined The Future
New Hilarious Mashups By Stephen McMennamy
Artist Draws Silly Comics About Her Life With Husband And Their Pets
UNICEF Ad Campaign: Slut, Drunk, Dealer
"100 Seconds to Midnight": The Superb Digital Artworks by Jesperish
Stop Saying ’Sorry’ If You Want To Say 'Thank You': A Seriously Insightful Cartoon
Unhappily Ever After: Artist Creates Unhappy Endings To Cartoon Characters
Endless Night: Comic Art by Rafael Albuquerque
A Street Artist Creates Giant Mural In A Maximum Security Prison In California
Illustrator Jeremy Nguyen Makes Humorous Freelancer Achievement Badges – Try To Collect Them All
Orkhan Isayev's Utopia Brings Cities to Life with Art Deco, Cyberpunk and Illustration
Joe Iurato Builds an Endearing Miniature World with Woodcuts