“Coloring to Expose Corruption”

Before this year will end, here is yet another example of Cairene self organized clever actions found back in April 2013.

I met Habiba in the metro on an early Friday morning to accompany her “coloring thru corruption”.

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It’s the graffiti artist (Amr) Nazeer who had the initial idea for this (then) weekly activity. Also note the noisy street in the background – it’s the large ring road.

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So, how would people know that the colouring intends to expose corruption and not to beautify?


Before and after.

CTC BlogTo find out more about this idea and the work, check for example Suzee in the City: Graffiti for a Social Cause and this short film.


About reisendesmikro / travelling mic

Unterwegs im Selbst-Auftrag. On the road - self-commissioned.
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