5h 49min beginner

Los Angeles serves as the canvas for 10 street artists who test their skills in this competition series that awards the winner a $100,000 prize. Hosted by world-renowned artist Justin Bua, this competition has the artists scale walls, climb fences and navigate underground tunnels when challenged to create art in never-before-seen ways at iconic locations throughout the city.

Episode descriptions

Welcome to the Streets
1. Episode: Welcome to the Streets
44min

Ten street artists compete to win a $100,000 prize and to make a name for themselves. Street art legend Justin BUA and Lauren Wagner judge the artists' work as they make their mark on a high-rise billboard and in an underground tunnel.

Going All City
2. Episode: Going All City
44min

The artists take over an abandoned WWII bunker and race against time to get their work up as many times as they can, even if it means tagging over each other's work. Next they create posters for D.A.R.E. for an anti-bullying campaign.

#ThisTruck
3. Episode: #ThisTruck
44min

The artists retrace one of the most legendary runs in street art history and go head to head in a graffiti battle. Then they pair up to transform trucks into mobile art galleries and drive them all over Los Angeles to create social media buzz.

The Great Divide
4. Episode: The Great Divide
44min

The artists create murals commenting on the social divide between the rich and the poor. They then take on eco-friendly reverse graffiti to create murals about environmental issues in a downtown LA tunnel.

Reimagine Your Surroundings
5. Episode: Reimagine Your Surroundings
44min

The artists use their creativity to change the meaning of everyday street signs into clever works of art. Then they head to Venice, where they have to create murals that incorporate objects from the street.

The Client Is Always Right
6. Episode: The Client Is Always Right
44min

The artists attempt to please a group of children with their mural about mentorship for Big Brothers Big Sisters. They then partner with Polaroid to create photo realistic murals on the legendary graffiti walls of Venice Beach.

From the Streets to the Gallery
7. Episode: From the Streets to the Gallery
44min

The final four artists must paint on a moving target. Later, they create a pop-up gallery from an abandoned arcade.

Art for the People, by the People
8. Episode: Art for the People, by the People
44min

The winner is revealed in the Season 1 finale. Before that, the final three artists create huge murals to beautify a Los Angeles neighborhood.

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