Mural painting is made on a wall, ceiling-ceiling or other large permanent brick surface. This means building and painting category that has become famous thanks to the movement called muralisam.
Wall painting can be realized by various techniques such as fresco and secco . Basically , two techniques are used pigment is dissolved in water . The difference is applying paint to dry or wet mortar . Topics often represented in murals can be different allegorical representations inspired by political , religious and assorted motives and ideals . Murali should not be confused with graffiti . Graffiti , as their name suggests , are signs , signatures , stylized , enlarged and developed in different ways . On the other hand, the murals on the wall are pictures of different character and have all the characteristics of a complete picture . Although born in a time and movements of protest as a freelance creative expressions of the people against the government , gradually acquired an increasingly aesthetic value and , in his valuable examples and is assumed to social significance . At the present time , and often commissioned by public structures , murals indicate the value of a site and become part of cultural tourism . Pictures in the cave of Lascaux , in southern France , dating back to the prehistoric period, we tentatively called the first murals . In this category are the travertines and works on the walls of Egyptian tombs , the walls of the villa in Pompeii , Italy , etc. The concept has gained widespread use due to the artistic movement " mural " in Mexico . Important representatives of the movement of Diego Rivera , David Siqueiros , and Jose Orozco . Today's murals to paint a variety of techniques , oil or watercolors . The largest mural in the Balkans long and 240 meters wide 4 is depicted in Bijelo Polje , Montenegro settlement of Prussia. The authors of the arts organization that operates under the auspices of the NGO " Old Bridge " . -Wikipedia