The Art Outside

Good article from the Times here, inviting New Yorkers and tourists to view the city’s street art and graffiti as pieces in a massive outdoor gallery.

“A rarer tactic, and one well worth trying for a weekend, is to focus exclusively on street art, the uncommissioned, uncommercial forms of expression that pop up on buildings, sidewalks and street signs and go way beyond traditional graffiti.”

To the Trained Eye, Museum pieces Lurk Everywhere Seth Kugel New York Times 3/9/08

Great accompanying slide-show here.

More on New Haven graffiti here and here.

Posted by Chris

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