The Graffiato: Taupō Street Art Festival brings together some of the world’s best street artists over Labour weekend every year to transform the town’s walls.
A dynamic mix of local Taupō talent and prominent New Zealand artist from both Islands will be attending this year’s 9th annual Graffiato: Taupō Street Art Festival held in Taupō's town centre. View all locations in a map or download the Graffiato: Taupō Street Art Festival walking tour map and check out a selection of 30 walls that show the wide breadth of work within Taupō.
The first street art festival of its kind in New Zealand, Graffiato captures the diversity of mural painting practice in New Zealand, and what’s new and relevant in global urban culture.
Graffiato's ever-expanding portfolio of over 80 murals brings transformation, wonder and vibrancy to the urban lane ways and streets they inhabit. Even locals continue to find surprises hidden away down these charming back alleys.