From NY to LA, street art blooms for US presidential candidates

Many Americans are taking to canvas and poster board this year to express their political thoughts through depictions — sometimes unflattering — of presidential hopefuls like Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Trump, the controversial billionaire who is leading the Republican Party nomination race and is known for his sometimes incendiary comments, is perhaps the most popular subject among artists. “It’s gotten a lot of people together to create art against him,” said Mitchel Dumlao, cofounder of the LA Street Art Gallery.

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