Walking around Madrid the street art of Ruina is hard to miss. Ruina is an artist from Bilbao with work found all over Spain. He is known to express a variety of themes in his work, with a large emphasis on social criticisms. In his work he uses a lot of irony and play on words to convey the message in every piece of art.
Some slogans include:
I look for work.
“Sigo buscando trabajo”
I continue looking for work.
“No hace falta ke te guste para ke sea arte. No hace falta ke sea legal para que sea arte. No hace falta que sea arte para ke te guste”
You don’t have to like it for it to be art. It doesn’t have to be legal for it to be art. It doesn’t have to be art for you to like it.