Street art history


History of street performance and street art traditions.

Alternative labels

history of street art performances
history of street art
street art traditions

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Street art history is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Street performer: Street performers create street arts performances for outdoor spaces, using space and audience as a creative resource. They create their performance through playful exploration and experimentation with the purpose of entertaining and possibly also of sharing critical opinions concerning societal issues. They stimulate audience participation as a component of their performance whilst respecting the audience’s safety and integrity.

Optional knowledge

Street art history is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Street art history – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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