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UR NEW YORK—Street-Art’s favorite Collective

October 20th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on UR NEW YORK—Street-Art’s favorite Collective

By: Jona Jaupi   “It was different, it was rebellious, I mean it was everything.” Fernando Romero, 36, said, on the art of graffiti, as he lit his Marlboro Red cigarette. “It was a special breed back then, almost an organic cultivation,” Mike Baca, 30, interjected. Although their teen-age years as vandals were not easy, … Continue reading UR NEW YORK—Street-Art’s favorite Collective

Tags: Apparel · Art · Graffiti · New York City · Street Art

UR NEW YORK—Street-Art’s favorite Collective

October 20th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on UR NEW YORK—Street-Art’s favorite Collective

By: Jona Jaupi   “It was different, it was rebellious, I mean it was everything.” Fernando Romero, 36, said, on the art of graffiti, as he lit his Marlboro Red cigarette. “It was a special breed back then, almost an organic cultivation.” Mike Baca, 30, interjected. Although their early teenage years as vandals were not […]

Tags: Apparel · Art · Graffiti · New York City · Street Art

One-year Anniversary: Death of 5 Pointz

October 20th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on One-year Anniversary: Death of 5 Pointz

By: Jona Jaupi Editor’s note: In light of the nearly one-year anniversary of the guerrilla white-washing of 5 Pointz, I am doing a special article on this. It was almost one year ago that commotion broke out on 45-46 Davis Street, due to the guerrilla whitewash of the iconic 5Pointz building for the purposes of … Continue reading One-year Anniversary: Death of 5 Pointz

Tags: Art · Graffiti · Hip-Hop · Music · New York City · Street Art

One-year Anniversary: Death of 5 Pointz

October 20th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on One-year Anniversary: Death of 5 Pointz

By: Jona Jaupi Editor’s note: In light of the nearly one-year anniversary of the guerrilla white-washing of 5 Pointz, I am doing a special article on this. It was almost one year ago that commotion broke out on 45-46 Davis Street, due to the guerrilla whitewash of the iconic 5Pointz building for the purposes of […]

Tags: Art · Graffiti · Hip-Hop · Music · New York City · Street Art

Royce Bannon, an artistic force from Harlem

October 18th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on Royce Bannon, an artistic force from Harlem

By: Jona Jaupi   He can be found in pop-up shops and galleries all around the city. His infamous faces, containing “emotive eyes and razor sharp teeth,” as described in his website, are more than likely splattered around walls in your neighborhood. So, who is the man who has been painting the monsters around this city? … Continue reading Royce Bannon, an artistic force from Harlem

Tags: Art · Graffiti · New York City · Street Art · Underground

Royce Bannon, an artistic force from Harlem

October 18th, 2014 Written by | Comments Off on Royce Bannon, an artistic force from Harlem

By: Jona Jaupi   He can be found in pop-up shops and galleries all around the city. His infamous faces, containing “emotive eyes and razor sharp teeth,” as described in his website, are more than likely splattered around walls in your neighborhood. So, who is the man who has been painting the monsters around this city? […]

Tags: Art · Graffiti · New York City · Street Art · Underground

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