CowardlyLion: CowardlyLion:This is graffiti art:[upload.wikimedia.org image 733x600]/ ftfm (guess I should preview before trying to post)
Bolo Jungle: They use the word "artwork" in the article. I think that's ironic.
The_Original_Roxtar: netflix a documentary called "Infamy"you'll see that some graffiti is art, and other graffiti is just douchebags being douchebags.the guy stealing markers and writing on signs and people's front doors is a douchebagthe guy creating giant murals in flood control channels is an artist.
stuffy: If it's yours it's Art, if it's someone else it's vandalism.
FrancoFile: The graffitist takes joy in creating ugliness and disorder. He takes joy in anticipating that others will have to perform work to remove what he did. He gets a childish thrill from breaking a social contract, without proposing any improvement or change to that social contract.
CowardlyLion: Bolo Jungle: They use the word "artwork" in the article. I think that's ironic.How's that ironic?Tagging's certainly not art (any more than a child scribbling on a wall is), but actual graffiti can certainly be (and often is) art. Just because you don't like, understand, or care about something does not change its intrinsic properties. Art is art
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