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A Barcelona city worker power-washing a wall, removing street art
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A Barcelona city worker power-washing a wall, removing street art

I took a stroll through an economically struggling region in Barcelona currently undergoing gentrification. This moment brought to light the existence of cultural gentrification within a region as local artistic expressions are being washed away for the purpose of order and cleanliness. While it may be a potentially economically progressive action aimed at increasing tourists and local value, it serves as symbol of the impending death of local culture.

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© Nicolae Sadovnic.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2016
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Date Uploaded: May 18, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 6
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/806
Aperture: f2.2
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PHOTO LOCATION Barcelona, Spain