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Guilin tree art

Green lizard crawling on a tree trunk

Guilin tree art – Green lizard crawling on a tree trunk

Chinese street art which has recently appeared in the city of Guilin, south China, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, would be better called tree graffiti. On the trunks of local tress appeared animals, which look like living creatures – crawling, climbing, and simply resting on the trees. Nature and animals have become the main inspiration for unknown street artists in the Chinese city of Guilin. Each painting is a unique composition constructed in accordance with the form of trunks, with great sensitivity to their shape, texture, growths. More than 20 trunks got their own animals, and strolling through the park you can find Lifelike tigers, zebras, lizards, giraffes. Some animals and insects painted of a larger size to be seen by passers-by.

Red squirrel painted on a tree

Red squirrel painted on a tree. Chinese street art by unknown artists

If you are not lucky enough to see a live squirrel in a tree, you may enjoy this funny large squirrel, painted by an unknown artist.

White swan. Guilin tree art

White swan painted on a tree trunk. Chinese street art by unknown artists

Guilin tree art

Guilin tree art. Life-size Giraffe painted on a tree trunk. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

Monkey playing in a tree

Guilin tree art. Monkey playing in a tree. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

Painted on a tree trunk shy Lemurs

Painted on a tree trunk shy Lemurs. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

Two Ladybugs crawling the tree trunk

Two Ladybugs crawling the tree trunk. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

Where else you can see a Pig in a tree

Guilin tree art. Where else you can see a Pig in a tree. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

White hare painted on a tree trunk

Guilin tree art. White hare painted on a tree trunk. Creative street art by unknown artists in the city of Guilin

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