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Artworks Disappear Overnight As 5 Pointz Graffiti Haven Is Painted White

Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts

Despite the efforts of many to save Long Island City's 5 Pointz from demolition, the renowned graffiti haven has finally met its end. The massive ware...

Judge Denies Effort To Stop 5Pointz Demolition

AP | Posted 11.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has denied an effort by graffiti artists to stop the demolition of a Queens building known as the city's...

PHOTOS: WTC Graffiti Shows Hope, Defiance

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 03.26.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — On most construction projects, workers are discouraged from signing or otherwise scrawling on the iron and concrete. At the skyscrape...

Former NYPD Patrolmen Revealed As Famous '80s Graffiti Artist

Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts

In the history of graffiti, no rivalry has been as controversial or polarizing as the bouts between the NYPD and the writers of their city. Ever since...

Defaced: A Film About Graffiti

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

"A photo blog all about ruining other people's stuff cuz it's funny" As the birthplace of hip-hop culture, it's unsurprising that New York has suc...