17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
DECORATED BUS IN THE STREETS OF PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN
Many trucks and buses in Pakistan are highly decorated by their owners. The art is a mode of expression for the truck drivers.
Decoration may include structural changes, paintings, calligraphy and ornamental-decor like mirror work on the front and back of vehicles and wooden carvings on the doors. Depictions of various historical scenes and poetic verses are also common.
© Dimitra Stasinopoulou.
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||Nov. 24, 2019, 8:17 a.m.