“Waystr” appears on at least three or four different trucks that operate out of Chinatown and the Lower East Side of downtown Manhattan. In each case, “Waystr” is rendered in different colors. Here the writer has upped his massive tag in blue and white hues. Look for it when your
In a special double issue that hit stands last week, New York Magazine published a feature under the teaser “123 Reasons to Love New York Right Now.” It’s, as they say, a keeper. But what we really love about this issue is the magazine cover. There’s a photo of a
When the Berlin wall fell in 1989, its pieces — its concerete bits, chunks and slabs — ended up as so many souvenirs and art objet for collectors, museums and public urban installations all over the world. The Berlin wall was a long, massive canvas for sreet artists and graffiti
Here’s a detail shot of the Belrin wall sgement in Midtown, New York City. The most prominent imagery is that of an illustrated face. Background When the Berlin wall fell in 1989, its pieces — its concerete bits, chunks and slabs — ended up as so many souvenirs and art
Here’s another shot of the Berlin wall slab in NewYork that shows a tourist inspecting the wall. This image was taken from an angle and looks out toward E. 53rd Street. Background When the Berlin wall fell in 1989, its pieces — its concerete bits, chunks and slabs — ended
We love this massive “X” on these freight doors outside the Swiss Cultural Center in the trendy Les Marais district of Paris. The Swiss Cultural Center is kind of a hidden gem; the center is in a beautiful, post-modern multi-level exhibition space at the end of a narrow alley. The
This phrase has greater resonance in light of recent riots in the suburbs of Paris and other cities throughout France, as well as ongoing events in Iraq. We found this phrase sprayed in English and Arabic on the asphalt outside the entrance to the Swiss cutural center’s art gallery in
“Happy New Year!” from the Global Graphica massive to all of our readers, contributors and friends around the world! Big up and best in 2006!