Paris-based artist Olivier Kosta-Théfaine, aka Stak and Olivier Stak, uses only a cigarette lighter to create his ceiling masterpieces. A self-proclaimed suburbanite, he was intrigued by cities while growing up. His work is clearly influenced by street culture and graffiti art yet exhibits the nearly impossible symmetry of more classical art. Some his works are… READ MORE »
Reader Sarah snapped this photo on a recent trip to Louisiana. “I saw this on one of many (still) abandoned houses on a recent trip to New Orleans,” she wrote us. “It’s a bit hard to make out, but it reads, ‘Even the wounded heart can soar.’ The orange line is part of a mark… READ MORE »
Reader Amanda sent us this deep thought-filled graffiti. When we searched the phrase to see if it was a famous quote, we found that someone else had posted a photo on Flickr of the same spray-painting in Amsterdam.
Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send… READ MORE »