WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN STREET ART & GRAFFITI: WALK INTO THE BLUES…

IMG_8584
Artist: MeresOne
IMG_8590
Artist: Li-Hill
IMG_8597
Artist: CERN
IMG_8596
Walk into the blues…
IMG_8611
Curb Your Ego
IMG_8621
Artist: Adam Kiyoshi Fujita (Adamfu)
IMG_8622
Artist: Gaia
IMG_8627
Artist: Madvaillan (spelt correctly) from Hillside, Queens

IMG_8628

IMG_8632
Artist unknown. OCTOPUS. 
IMG_8646
Artist: Ben Angotti
IMG_8650
“There’s a safety in thinking in a diner. You can have your coffee or your milk shake, and you can go off into strange dark areas, and always come back to the safety of the diner.”
― David Lynch

IMG_8656IMG_8661IMG_8665IMG_8667IMG_8745IMG_8750

IMG_8778
Artist: Wiley
IMG_8781
View from Williamsburg
IMG_8796
Artist: Bisser Bisser
IMG_8779
We all have to at some point…

IMG_8791

IMG_8803
“Creation” by James Bullough
IMG_8816
Bee by JODO

IMG_8817IMG_8818

IMG_8823
On the left: Jorit Agoch. On the right: Carl Joseph Gabriel.

IMG_8826IMG_8840IMG_8841IMG_8842IMG_8850

IMG_8853
Collaboration between HowNosm and Tristan Eaton.

IMG_8709IMG_8706IMG_8697IMG_8694.JPGIMG_8689IMG_8686IMG_8685IMG_8683

27798015_10160105995365128_3226499139259627_o
Artist: ZED1 (Marco ZedOne) from Italy.

Williamsburg, Brooklyn 11feb18

QUEENS (LONG ISLAND CITY,) NEW YORK STREET ART & GRAFFITI: 5 POINTZ ~ “THE INSTITUTE OF HIGHER BURNING”

5Pointz: The Institute of Higher Burning

5Pointz Aerosol Art Center, Inc. is an outdoor art exhibit space in Long Island City, New York, considered to be the world’s premiere “graffiti Mecca,” where aerosol artists from around the globe paint colorful pieces on the walls of a 200,000-square-foot factory building. For more on this: http://5ptz.com/

ImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImage

SEP13. 5 Pointz, Long Island City.

NYC GRAFFITI: ME & GRAFFITI, PT. 2

“The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter – often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter – in the eye.”
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

ImageImageImage

SEP13. New York City.

QUEENS (LONG ISLAND CITY,) NEW YORK STREET ART: “BOY SENT TO HIS ROOM” by MERES ONE

Here is my last post from 5 Pointz this time around and possibly forever, as a developer is intending to demolish the warehouse and build luxury condominiums. I feel quite fortunate to have gotten there in time to document the current pieces.

I basically saved the best for last, in my opinion, as it is a unique 3-Dimensional piece by, I believe, New York graffiti legend Meres One. The boy in the mural is wearing a t-shirt donning Meres’ signature lightbulb logo, so I am assuming. Unless, it is an homage to Meres from another artist.

Regardless, I like this piece because it appears that the boy is in trouble and has been sent to his room early in the day, most likely by his mother (note the ironic poster of #1 Mom on his wall.) The room represented is very typical adolescent boy-esque, equipped with a fish tank, bookshelves, and other odds and ends. What stands out the most to me is his desk, which pours out of the wall onto a significant amount of ground space. You can see a steaming bowl of soup, a stapler, lamp, and pencil strewn atop it. I just love it. Enjoy the final 5 Pointz pictorial that I have to offer:

ImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImage

10JUL13. 5 Pointz, Long Island City, Queens, NY.