Germán Gómez Eslava

Germán Eliecer Gomez is a sociologist with expertise in communication and expert on issues related to urban cultural practices, especially young people, in expressions such as graffiti, football bars. He has advised the Mayor of Bogotá Cultural Transformations issues and cultural and social policies. He currently serves as a public servant of the Ministry of Culture of Bogotá.

Sociólogo con maestría en Comunicación. Expertos en temas relacionados con practicas culturales urbanas, principalmente de jovenes, en expresiones tales como el grafiti, las barras de fútbol. Ha asesorado a la Alcaldía de Bogotá en temas relacionados con Transformaciones Culturales y politicas culturales y sociales. Actualmente se desempeña como Servidor publico de la Secretaría de Cultura de Bogotá.

Graffiti and street art can be controversial, but can also be a medium for voices of social change, protest, or expressions of community desire. What, how, and where are examples of graffiti as a positive force in communities?
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Graffiti and street art can be controversial, but can also be a medium for voices of social change, protest, or expressions of community desire. What, how, and where are examples of graffiti as a positive force in communities?

[roundtable_menu] [contributor]Pauline Bullen, Harare [excerpt]For many who want to surround themselves with art that makes them feel good, the work of the graffiti artist may be too bold or too

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