Mini photo essay: graffiti street, ghent picturesque canals, ornate medieval buildings, an imposing castle, a line of towers, flowers galore, a dramatic gothic cathedral, and the superb renaissance masterpiece, the adoration of the mystic lamb. Photo essay: portland graffiti posted on november 13, 2009 | 2 comments as a follow-up to my recent post on graffiti and new york city’s high line, i thought it appropriate to do a little exploration of the state of graffiti in my own city. The quaint, coastal city of valparaíso, chile — once an important port town along early south american sea routes — has risen the ranks as a world-class cultural center its historic district by the sea even became a unesco world heritage site in 2003.
The photographs that adorn the articles in this magazine are from a photo essay by carmen mason here, she shares the story behind them: it was almost two months ago that we ventured into the graffiti-plastered abandoned warehouses that sit parallel to the rhode island metro station in northeast dc. Today we present a short photo essay on shots of ottawa graffi by eric watson, a local photographer and future blogger (he is working on site where on photographic theory and the socio/cultural influences behind his photography)according to eric, in some ways ottawa is a relatively friendly place for street art. Photo essay by alexis beaumont when it come to graffiti, what is art for some is vandalism for others – illegal, yet also valued as “street art” the author, political activist and graffiti artist known as banksy explored the issue in his novel wall and piece, describing graffiti as a “mechanism of artistic expression and a way to make. A collection of some of the graffiti art adorning buenos aires click to start the slideshow (wait for the page to finish loading first) the pictures.
Photo essay: a waterway of decay, graffiti, and homelessness posted by lee matz | may 24, 2017 | photos | the pending removal of the concrete stream bed at pulaski park inspired this river journey of images along one of milwaukee’s founding waterways, to document how it looked on may 21. There’s jizz on the walls of saskatoon or at least that’s what some very wiener-obsessed graffiti mongers would have you believe phallic paint-and-pen scribblings have been popping up all over the city, including a fat-wad on one of those kinsmen park children statues downtown. P uerto rico is going through tough times, with an economic crisis so debilitating it could precipitate a government shutdown by month's end while politicians may be ineffective in their response, one reason to be hopeful is that artists—and street artists in particular—are more engaged than ever in addressing social problems.
Toronto graffiti tour – a photo essay by kenin bassart 9 comments for many years graffiti was seen as a scourge on urban landscapes it was considered the work of thugs and vandals and had to be eliminated at all costs city managers would send out their staffs in droves to paint over, scrub off, and do whatever they could to remove graffiti. Mara salvatrucha and 18th street gang, the major street gangs in el salvador, have plunged the country into the spiral of fear, brutal violence, killings and death photo essay from el salvador. Photo essay: amazing graffiti in toronto once considered the scourge of cities, graffiti is becoming a more and more accepted form of art however, this isn’t the kind of art that you’ll see in a museum instead, to find the best graffiti, you have to look in hidder corners, under bridges, and even back alleys. Available on these devices similar books to photo essay: buenos aires graffiti: volume 9 (travel photography) due to its large file size, this book may take longer to download. Graffiti is just another way to express yourself as being a form of a artist so what i’m trying to say is, graffiti shouldn’t be illegal it’s just creative writing with colors, yea it.
Photo essays unveiling the history of the headscarf most recent photo essay mandaean religious rites threatened by tigris water pollution in bethlehem, graffiti artists have started using the wall as a canvas for political protest and socially critical art by laura overmeyer. In the united states, a common form of graffiti is a “tag”—a painted inscription of the pseudonym of the graffiti artist onto a wall or any available surface. Barcelona graffiti a photo essay by theodora shure in 2007, when i visited barcelona, i was already interested in stenciled art i’d learned to make stencils in a free workshop open to teens. For this particular photo essay of street art melbourne, we’ll be concentrating on traditional graffiti displays found all around the city of course there will be times when you’ll want to put yourself in the picture.
Caracas, venezuela — apropos of nothing, i wanted to collect some of the more interesting shots of political graffiti i’ve captured this week in caracas most of the graffiti, of course, promotes the late president hugo chávez and his successor, acting president nicolás maduro, and not. In some cities, the graffiti is confined to train tunnels, highway overpasses and other functional places that generally lack any kind of redeeming aesthetic qualities in others, the graffiti can be seen everywhere, coating fire hydrants, schools and long-abandoned corner grocery stores (among other places. The graffiti art in valencia is often to be found on vacant lots, waiting for the recession to blow over and the bulldozers to move in but for the sake of adding some color to people’s lives, some business owners decided to have the iron shutters of their shops painted too. A lady walks down the streets she goes to a train station, she waits a few minutes for the train the train pulls up, before she boards it she notices a beautiful graffiti painted on the side of.