Posts tagged "graffiti"

“Homeland” Is Racist, Just Read The Writing On The Wall

Quinn should’ve caught this. …

Lauren Vinopal | October 15, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Do Something New: Put Up Street Art

I have conflicting feelings about street art. I became a big fan a few years ago, not via watching “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” but via strolling around Chicago neighborhoods…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 22, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Watch Kendall Jenner’s Face Become The First Victim Of Drone Vandalism

Definitely deserves some creativity points.

Claire Hannum | May 1, 2015 - 10:40 am

10 Great Chicago Street Artists, To Demonstrate That Street Art Isn’t Just Banksy

You know who I’m really bored with? BANKSY. It’s not that he’s done anything wrong, or objectionable, or boring; it’s not that he hasn’t maintained a high quality of work;…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm

16 Pieces Of Advice From The Women’s Bathroom At This Café

I don’t know what inspires people to not just graffiti bathroom walls, but actually write commands. And it’s ubiquitous — at least half of what you’ll read in any bathroom…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 27, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Feminist Graffiti Is The Best Kind Of Graffiti

Street artist Starchild Stela is not your run-of-the-mill graffiti enthusiast. She’s using her can of spraypaint to make feminist statements and “spread out radical cute culture.” This “Cats Against Catcalls”…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 16, 2014 - 11:00 am

Banksy’s Back! Check Out His New Work

Everyone’s favorite graffiti artist Banksy announced his month-long NYC residency on Instagram a couple days ago, and his subversive and witty take on street art has been popping up in…

Megan Reynolds | October 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm

#LoveVandal: Post Your Photos Of Love Graffiti To Twitter And Instagram!

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re reviving Love Vandal, in which we feature reader photos…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 14, 2013 - 8:00 am

The Best “Law & Order” Ancillary Character Ever

Okay, so maybe over the holiday weekend I got waylaid by a “Law & Order: SVU” marathon. The plot of this particular episode is sort of beside the point, but…

Julie Gerstein | January 3, 2013 - 10:20 am

A Real Life Bonnie & Clyde: Kissing Couple Refuses To Give Their Identity

When Mo Gelber took an impromptu photo of the couple being hauled off by the cops a few weeks ago, he didn’t think much of it. Then he entered the…

Julie Gerstein | September 7, 2012 - 4:20 pm

A Death-Defying Graffiti Proposal Comes True

Drew met Chelsea when his band, Drew and the Medicinal Pen, came through Perth, Australia. Chelsea wasn’t supposed to be working that night, and she had just broken up with…

Julie Gerstein | July 20, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Shakespeare In Spray Paint And Other Literary Graffiti

Who knew the combination of spray paint and prominent literary figures would be so delightful? Flavorwire tracked down the best examples of literary street art, including a Robert Frost quote…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 4, 2012 - 2:00 pm

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Dave?

I found this graffiti on a building in my neighborhood over the weekend. I wonder, does Dave live there? Or was Dave’s girlfriend just trying to work out her relationship…

Julie Gerstein | September 19, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Pippa Middleton’s Posterior Leads To Vandalism

Oopsies. This Peugeot with some very interesting graffiti was spotted driving in the UK last week. Apparently, not everyone is so into the Pippa Middleton worship of late.

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 16, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Phone Home, I Will

Check out this awesome wall graffiti in NYC featuring ET and Yoda on a prom date from the Wooster Collective. [BuzzFeed]

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet

Ami Angelowicz | October 12, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Princess Hijab, The French Graffiti Artist Who Draws Burqas On Subway Ads

This short film follows Princess Hijab, a graffiti artist who skulks around the Parisian subway system, scribbling burqas on commercial advertising with a black Sharpie. The Princess appears…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2010 - 2:20 pm

I’ve Got A Chewy Center

Reader Audrey spotted this heartfelt plea on the sidewalk in Edinburgh, U.K.

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 22, 2010 - 8:45 pm

This Sentiment Isn’t For Sale

Reader Ashley took this photo in north Florida, writing: “Snapped this on the way home today. Even in the middle of nowhere love still thrives!”

Have you seen graffiti

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 15, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Love Vandal: Sweet Embrace

Reader Shannon snapped this photo from her car (eyes on the road, please!): “I was driving to work today in San Francisco and snapped this pic from my car. It…

Catherine Strawn | June 8, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Love Vandal: The Stages Of Romance

Reader Erin snapped this in Breckenridge, CO: “It made me a little bit sad, because it is true. I was in Breckenridge to hang out with a boy who I’ve…

Catherine Strawn | June 6, 2010 - 2:30 pm
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