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Interactive Mural Maps

Helping cities highlight, document, and share their street art

STREET ART, the driver of creativity and cultuRE

Street art transforms cities worldwide by revitalizing public spaces and connecting people with the neighborhoods they visit and reside. The impact of Street art is evident in the way it brands a city as a cultural and creative destination.

CANVS works with cities and mural art organizations to help expand the impact of their street art initiatives by driving engagement and interactivity in public.

"The Jersey City Wave" by Shepard Fairey

TOURISM

Street art attracts audiences looking for unique and creative experiences

GROWTH

Inspiring the revitalization of neighborhoods and stimulating social and economic growth

CULTURE

Capturing the cultural essence of a city by connecting people in public spaces

BUSINESS

Local businesses benefit from the foot traffic drawn from street art murals

But how can you maximize the street art experience in your city?

HOW TO MAXIMIZE STREET ART EXPLORATION IN YOUR CITY?

interactive mural mapS

POWERED BY CANVS

A custom interactive mural map, artist directory and mural management platform to help you showcase and document your street art and artists!

Newark has a long history as a center of the arts. We are now creating an innovative future for Newark’s public arts with interactive map that enable residents and visitors alike to locate our street art and learn more about them on their smart phones, combining Newark’s timeless talent with 21st-century technology. I thank CANVS for their work in creating this map and their support of our artists.

RAS BARAKA

Mayor of Newark, NJ

Our mural map by CANVS will not only allow people from all over the world to enjoy murals, but it will also enable interested onlookers to look up information about a painting and even encourage more people to seek out the miles of available free public art

STEVEN FULOP

Mayor of Jersey City

Key FEATURES

NEW FEATURE
1. artist Directory

A complete library of all artists who created murals for your program. The artist directory includes complete artist profiles that help your audiences learn more about the artists.

Artist data includes:
Artist name
Aliases
Bio
Social media
Website
Hometown
Mural catalog
2. ARCHIVED MURALS

Your mural map is a documentation of ALL murals, past and present. Keep the magic of past murals accessible to your community be adding archived murals to the platform.

3. EMBEDDED VIDEOS

Add video to any mural to share a more visual side of the story. Whether its walkthrough by the artist or a cool hyper-lapse of the mural being created, video is a great way to drive engagement!

4. Street view

Toggle between street view and map view to get another perspective of the murals in context to their surroundings.

5. LIKE MURALS

Bringing true interactivity to your mural map. Viewers will be able to like any mural on the map. The number of likes per mural will be shared between your mural map and the CANVS platform to really measure how users feel about murals in your collection.

NEW FEATURE
6. MURAL COLLECTIONS

Featured mural collections are a curated list of murals that shares a common theme. Think of it as a street art playlist. Your mural collections can follow any relevant theme (Black History Month, patriotic, Pride Week, Featured artist, etc). 

All Features
  • Fully custom mural map
  • A dedicated mural management CMS to add, edit, and update your murals
  • Advanced searchfunctionality
  • Mural photo galleries
  • View past murals with the archive feature
  • Analytics & Insights
  • Embed Youtube and Vimeo mural videos
  • (NEW) Artist directory
  • Access to crowdsourced mural photography and data from our contributor network
  • Optimized for mobile
  • Street and map view
  • Highlight your favorite murals
  • (NEW) Featured mural collections

RECENT LAUNCHES

Jersey City, NJ (2019)
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Detroit, Michigan (2022)
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Miami, Florida (2020)
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Newark, NJ (2021)
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PRESS & RECOGNITION

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ABOUT CANVS

CANVS is an interactive platform that connects people and cities through the power of street art + technology.

Since the launch of our app in 2016, we've expanded to over 200 cities with over 5,000 murals on our platform. CANVS building the most comprehensive digital museum of street art to transform the way people interact with street art in cities worldwide.

LETS TRANSFORM THE WAY PEOPLE CONNECT WITH ART IN THE PUBLIC

We believe that art is one of the driving forces behind innovation and creativity in cities. By mapping street art, we are telling the story of the city through the art. We will continue to push our mission to building the future of street art + interactivity! 

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