Street art lives on in Arctic township

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PHOTO SERIES: Some might see the northern Norwegian township of Vardø as an Arctic outpost. Last summer, a group of 12 street artists saw Vardø as their canvas and fanned out around the proud but dilapidated town, putting their mark on crumbling facades and abandoned factories. The result lives on, adding color and unusual renewal after years of hard times and migration:

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