Walking or riding, Lisbon is attractive. They have gone well beyond graffiti to create pieces of public modern art. The fox, below, faces a main thoroughfare along the river and guards a derelict building. You can see through the window that the roof is gone and timbers are falling in.
The LX Factory is a repurposed abandoned manufacturing area with arts and crafts boutiques and has a great Sunday Market.
Riding around the city you discover more eclectic art installations
The City even creates artistic spaces and it is a pleasure to use their sidewalks:
Some art is practical by nature: