A large mural covering over 209 houses in Pachuca, Mexico.
An artists’ collective known as the German Crew have spent 14 months
turning the hillside neighborhood of Las Palmitas into a giant, colorful
mural in an effort to bring the working-class “barrio” together and
change its gritty image. Seen from afar, the individually painted houses combine to form a
cohesive, if abstract, swirly rainbow design. Bright stripes that begin
on one wall run across several homes before swooping into graceful