LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (MELROSE) STREET ART: BROKEN RECORD

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“One who has a WHY to live for can bear almost any how.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche
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https://www.instagram.com/alecmonopoly/
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https://www.instagram.com/mrramano/
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https://www.instagram.com/dirtcobain/
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WORDS are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”
― Rudyard Kipling

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If memory serves, this Simpsons’ mural is by artist Gift Davis.

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A simpler time

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From ‘heroes’ to “zero’s” ~ Harassment is not OK, boys.
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You Will Know My Name, 1drlust
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Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it. – Salvador Dali
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Adam Dare (Love Bunny), fnnch (Honey Bear), and Dirt Cobain (prescription bottle).
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Artist based in San Francisco, CA. https://www.instagram.com/fnnch/

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“White Buffalo, Calf Woman” by BANDIT STREET ART. https://www.instagram.com/banditstreetart/
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Artist Jake Merten. https://www.instagram.com/lookatart/
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https://www.instagram.com/snyderart/

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BROKEN RECORD. “The more you talk about it, rehash it, rethink it, cross analyze it, debate it, respond to it, get paranoid about it, compete with it, complain about it, immortalize it, cry over it, kick it, defame it, stalk it, gossip about it, pray over it, put it down or dissect its motives it continues to rot in your brain. It is dead. It is over. It is gone. It is done. It is time to bury it because it is smelling up your life and no one wants to be near your rotted corpse of memories and decaying attitude. Be the funeral director of your life and bury that thing!”

 

― Shannon L. Alder

 

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Mia Wallace, Pulp Fiction. https://www.instagram.com/honor719/
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I loved Lucy.

 

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Time is just a blur for me. I don’t know what – I don’t even know where I am sometimes.

 

Frank Gehry

 

 

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Madonna by https://www.instagram.com/silvioalino/
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https://www.instagram.com/lmnopimaize/

7apr18. Melrose, Los Angeles, CA

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (MELROSE) STREET ART: THE SOUL THAT SEES BEAUTY…

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“A person, or primate, that combines contradictory features.”                                             (‘Primate Loves Beans and Toast’ is another sticker collaboration between myself and NYC-based artist, Joseph Meloy.)
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Citizen Rose 

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Pretty amazing that someone got up there and bombed (graff-tagged) the billboard. Kudos, “MEAT.”

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“Primate Loves Beans and Toast” https://www.josephmeloy.com

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https://www.instagram.com/_colejenkins/

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https://www.instagram.com/punkmetender/
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Interesting dichotomy…

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“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.”  Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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https://www.instagram.com/1skr/

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We’re all animals.

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https://www.instagram.com/kaiart/ and https://www.instagram.com/wrdsmth/

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“I fall in love every day. Not with people but with situations.”                                                              Amy Winehouse

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https://www.instagram.com/megzany/

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Nostalgia 

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7apr18. Melrose, Los Angeles, CA

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (MELROSE) STREET ART: MADE IN AMERICA

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“Who’s the real Monkey Man?” sticker collaboration between myself and NYC artist, Joseph Meloy. https://www.instagram.com/theprimatenyc/

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A Hollywood landmark since 1939
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“Life is all arrivals and departures.”
Karen Joy Fowler

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On his IG page: Speak from your heart, write it on the wall and never fear your truth. If you’re suffering from depression call 877-726-4727 https://www.instagram.com/trustyscribe/
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HiJack
“Nothing is forbidden until you ask for permission” https://www.instagram.com/hijackart/

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7apr18. Melrose and Fairfax. Los Angeles, CA.

L.A. STREET ART REVISITED: PEACE PLANE by ICY AND SOT

Two of my favorite street artists, Iranian brothers, Icy and Sot. Up high on a building, surely goes unnoticed by multiple passersby daily…

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22mar14. Melrose. Los Angeles, CA.

L.A. GRAFFITI: ICY & SOT, ARTISTS (IRANIAN BROTHERS)

From vimeo.com:

Icy and Sot are stencil artists from Tabriz – IRAN. They started their professional career in 2008. Their works are about peace, war, love, hate, hope, despair, children, society issues and the Iranian culture. They have held numerous exhibitions and un-official street works in Iran and foreign countries.

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3APR13. Los Angeles, CA.