On the Tunisian island of Djerba, a historical village has been transformed into a open air art museum with the help of Paris-based gallery, Galerie Itinerrance.

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150 street artists from across the globe have used their creative flair to add a touch of vibrancy to the North-African village. Large and small-scale murals in a variety of styles decorate the walls of abandoned buildings. A range of techniques, tools and materials have been used, adding diversity to the collection.

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With something to suit everyone’s taste, the ‘exhibition’ is a fresh take on modern art and a spectacle for locals and travelers to see. The selection of international artists include, Alexis Diaz from Puerto Rico, Swoon from America, French artist C215, ROA and David Del La Mano.

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Graffiti is not always welcome but this unique display shows creative expression from over 30 different countries in the world.

Words by Sacha Musgrove