Tag Archives: Graffiti

TRUCK GRAFFITI on the Streets of New York

Is it ART?  Is it GRAFITTI?  Is it ARTISTIC GRAFFITI?

 Who cares what it is!

 New Yorkers love it.

GRAFFITI RULES!

BUSHWICK OPEN STUDIOS 2015 • 99 street people

MY CAMERA and I roamed the streets of Bushwick today………the Graffiti was fine……..but it was the people that caught my eye.

OPEN STUDIOS of hundreds of artists were open…….ART OVERLOAD !

I was not impressed with a lot of the art……but I was impressed by the event as a community-oriented phenomenon with 600 venues!

 

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HAIR……….wild and feathery……….and it is her hair!

 

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CLICK ON…………for a voyeur-a thon………

All of these photos were taken on TROUTMAN STREET.  I was impressed with the scene.

The Word is out……. on the streets of New York

Soooooooo many WORDS on the streets of NEW YORK………..and I pause to read and photograph as many as I can.  I have 50,000 photos of them in my library….here are just a few of them.

STREET ART or GRAFFITI

STREET ART.……….that will turn your head!  These artists are so clever……using elements of nature in their graffiti.

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Nuxuno Xan….in Fort De France, Martinique.

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BANKSY…..world famous

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ZOLTRON…a supurb graffiti artist

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FAUXREEL………such a clever artist

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Artist: Unknown

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NATALIA RAK..a fantastic artist

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Cong Thanh is the artist

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Artist:  LJPOISK

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Artist is Unknown

New York City STREET ART

Just walking the streets of New York is like going to an art gallery every day.  I love it…………and so does my camera.

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I’m in one of the shots……..and so are my friends…….Renate and Marion

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 !

DETROIT……….I was there for the last 2 weeks

On Grand River Avenue………across from the abandoned Train Station………

was this very interesting GRAFFITI.

Click on to learn more about it.

http://www.dare-dare.org/