In 2014 Loures Municipality joint forces with the Theater group IBISCO around O Bairro i o Mundo. An Urban Art event to present the neighborhood to the world, bring the world to the neighborhood.
With more than 80 official walls and an unknown number of unofficial ones the people behind have not only succeeded to rejuvenate Quinta do Mocho. Thanks to media coverage in all important media around the world more people have discovered this true street art gem.
This neighborhood has grown from a suburban troubled neighborhood a few years ago to Europe’s biggest and coolest Open Air Gallery with more than 80 official walls bye Portuguese and foreign artists.