5POINTZ • Artists Graffiti Mecca………..GONE!

This old warehouse in Brooklyn is doomed …..will be destroyed and replaced with luxury condos………….42 stories high.    The developed David Wolkoff had his painters sneak in one night and whitewash the factory.

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The building is filled with artists studios……and they all have to move out.

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New York’s Landmark Preservation Commission denied landmark status.

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The Visual Artists Rights Act of 1990 protects “work that is incorporated into a building”.  The artists tried to use this ACT to save the building and it’s art. No luck!

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The Huffington Post ran an article…trying to save 5POINTZ……didn’t help.

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So long………….RIP

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He has every right to be kissed off!

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ZESU…….the artist who created this.

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SCREAM!  I screamed right back.

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5POINTZ is no more…………..a New York tragedy

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This is what it looks like today!  WHITEWASHED !

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