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Modelling North Face jackets Mark Vallée’s crew challenge neoliberalism!

Modelling North Face jackets Mark Vallée’s crew challenge neoliberalism!

Street Urchin January 8, 2018 0

‘Vandals and the City’ is about a group of men, referred to as a ‘crew’, who go around putting graffiti up on different bits of London. The text in the book—essentially a foreword—was written

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In 1982 Heinz J Kuzdas started to photograph the Berlin Wall

In 1982 Heinz J Kuzdas started to photograph the Berlin Wall

Street Urchin January 1, 2018 0

The Berlin Wall was the physical and iconic epicentre of the cold war between the Soviet Union and the United States during the latter half of the twentieth century. The history of the wall

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London through a (wire) window

London through a (wire) window

Street Urchin December 25, 2017 0

  The Olympic Swimming Pool   The City of London from the Olympic Viewing Tower   St Paul’s Cathedral   New flats at St Katherine’s   Canary Wharf from the top of Tower Bridge

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Ralph Waldo Emerson gets the treatment in Bath

Ralph Waldo Emerson gets the treatment in Bath

Street Urchin August 18, 2017 0

Affluent Bath is not the kind of place that you’d expect to see street art. If you visit your preconceptions will not be challenged. Nevertheless I did spot this piece, an homage to Emerson.

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A new angle on discouraging smoking

A new angle on discouraging smoking

Street Urchin August 8, 2017 0

  The fear of impotence may be more important than the fear of death

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Parisian street art in the age of Macron

Parisian street art in the age of Macron

Street Urchin July 2, 2017 0

Paris is a sweaty earthy city from what I saw of it in late May 2017. I went on a three day tour of the city, all of it conducted by foot, and just

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Emerging forms of street art in Brighton

Emerging forms of street art in Brighton

Street Urchin June 22, 2017 0

Roof art is a new form of street art that seems to be burgeoning in Brighton, since the new viewing tower on the seafront became operational this year. The roofs of several building which

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Stunning mural by the railway lines in Shoreditch

Stunning mural by the railway lines in Shoreditch

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

  No idea who did this but it looks resplendent in the blazing sun, the barren wastelands next to the railway lines providing the perfect vista

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Terry Pratchett street art tribute is a work in progress

Terry Pratchett street art tribute is a work in progress

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

Yesterday a street artist could be seen putting the finishing touches to a Terry Pratchett tribute piece off Brick Lane. Passers-by stopped to observe, talk and take photos.   Meanwhile a young man in the

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Tottenham is getting street art

Tottenham is getting street art

Street Urchin April 10, 2015 0

As a sure fire sign of the gentrification of Tottenham and Wood Green, there seems to be a small street art patch starting up a around the Turnpike Lane tube station

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