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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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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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A special dog related piece goes up in Sheffield

A special dog related piece goes up in Sheffield

Captain Leadmill August 1, 2017 0

Difficult to make head nor tail of this, it mixes two very different artistic styles, and somehow doesn’t work. And yet its sufficiently bizarre and the images of the dogs so detailed and impressive

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Tunis street art and street scenes

Tunis street art and street scenes

Shadraq Rodriguez July 13, 2017 0

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Tunis is an old ramshackle city. Plenty of space for ripped down paste-ups.       There’s the odd bit of graffiti. Some nice street signage.   Generally speaking, some nice bits of Mediterranean

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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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A Brief History of Graffiti

A Brief History of Graffiti

Vanguard Online August 26, 2015 0

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Richard Clay provides a passionate and eloquent guide through the history of graffiti. On BBC iplayer

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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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