Whether you call it Street Art or Graffiti it will always spark debate and discussion. All over the world art gems pop up in the most unexpected places displaying the talents of local artists. All the photos below are of Street Art and Graffiti in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg and Soweto. Street Art in South Africa is still relatively new having really come to the fore in the early 1980’s. Cape Town was the main catalyst for the growth in graffiti on the streets but the craze quickly spread to Johannesburg (in particular the Newtown district) and Durban.