Design firm Mojo Stumer Associates pisses on 5Pointz’s grave…

Via Mass Appeal… It’s already bad enough to see the condos building on the rubble of New York City’s graffiti mecca, 5Pointz, rise up and burn our eyes through the windows of the 7 train. What’s even worse is to see how this luxury residential building will incorporate the graffiti it destroyed into its interior […]

“And I wanted to talk to the wall writers. The guys that made the first crowns, did the first arrows, were doing the first stick pieces on the street. Really the guys that helped get style to what it became. So many of these people are overlooked. They wrote on walls in the late 60s and early 70s”…

Wall Writers celebrates original graffiti vandals… When subculture documentarian Roger Gastman was working on his encyclopedic graffiti bible, The History of American Graffiti, he met such unique characters among his older interview subjects that he decided to start filming them, thinking it might perhaps result in a short film down the line. “Before I knew […]