13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Finishing painting at Santa Barbara's I Madonnari
Every year in May people gather to celebrate I Madonnari, the Italian Street Painting Festival, in front of the Santa Barbara Mission. Artists work generally in teams for the entire weekend to create this temporary art pieces with chalk.
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