Exploration of Malaysian Public Awareness Towards Visual on Street Art Mural as a Medium of Communication

  • Norfadilah Kamaruddin Creative Visual Exchange Group, College of Creative Arts, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Cawangan Selangor, Kampus Puncak Alam, 42300, Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.
  • Nurul Amelia Ishak Creative Visual Exchange Group, College of Creative Arts, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Cawangan Selangor, Kampus Puncak Alam, 42300, Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.
Keywords: Street art mural, Vandalism, Visual communication

Abstract

Street Art Mural defined as an artwork that is placed externally in public areas and mostly accessible for public appreciation and viewing purposes. Therefore some people feel this street art mural as a vandalism that occurs which involves destruction or damage to public or private property. this study aim to investigate public awareness towards visual on street art mural as a medium of communication. There were two methods used in this research which were an observation on the visual used on street art mural and online survey questionnaires that provided more in -depth information relevant to this study. The outcome of this paper is hoped to provide a better understanding of visual on street art mural for better quality of public realm.

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Published
2022-07-27
How to Cite
Kamaruddin, N. and Ishak, N. (2022) “Exploration of Malaysian Public Awareness Towards Visual on Street Art Mural as a Medium of Communication”, Malaysian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (MJSSH), 7(7), p. e001595. doi: 10.47405/mjssh.v7i7.1595.
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Articles