Graffiti Art

Celebrity artists like Banksy are commercializing graffiti
Implications - In the past, graffiti has typically been associated with public vandalism and disrespect. Today, graffitists are recognized for artistic talent, some even being commissioned to design art for public spaces, selling their personal books or being hired by advertising agencies.
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Hot Top 6 Examples: 66,624 Total Clicks Mar 08 - Oct 08
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Viral Urban Graffiti - GTA IV NYC Wall Murals
SCORE: 4.9
Hot 7,986 Clicks Pub: Mar 13, 08
Viral Urban Graffiti
GTA IV NYC Wall Murals
Grand Theft Auto IV has come up with a really creative campaign to market their latest game. GTA hired counterculture artists to create elaborate graffiti wall murals all around New York City. The images… [More]
Political Graffiti - George Bush Themed Street Art
SCORE: 4.1
Hot 25,131 Clicks Pub: Aug 15, 08
Political Graffiti
George Bush Themed Street Art
This political graffiti is all centered around George W. Bush. They include drawings and words that are scratched, painted, or sprayed on walls and other surfaces in public places. With the writing on… [More]
Road Graffiti - Roadsworth Makes Zebra Crossings More Fun
SCORE: 6.1
Hot 14,468 Clicks Pub: Sep 29, 08
Road Graffiti
Roadsworth Makes Zebra Crossings More Fun
Imagine coming across zebra crossings that are the shape of a bootprint, lined with painted barbwire, a V.I.P crossing with a roped barrier or even a lit firecracker. Various creatures sit on the shadows… [More]
Public Graffiti Parties - The Cans Film Festival
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 6,273 Clicks Pub: May 1, 08
Public Graffiti Parties
The Cans Film Festival
If you've got wicked graffiti skills, you know the real fun comes from showing off your art. Since scrawling on public buildings is generally considered vandalism, it makes it difficult to select an appropriate… [More]
Collaborative Hotel Designs - 20 Graffiti Artists Design Habita Hotel
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Warm 6,025 Clicks Pub: Apr 28, 08
Collaborative Hotel Designs
20 Graffiti Artists Design Habita Hotel
The Habita Hotel, a design hotel in Polanco, Mexico City, recently covered a four story wall entirely in graffiti art. The purpose of the project was not only create a unique architectural facade but to… [More]
Writable Graffiti Sneaker - 'Grafeeti' Shoes Communicate Your Message
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Warm 6,741 Clicks Pub: Apr 15, 08
Writable Graffiti Sneaker
'Grafeeti' Shoes Communicate Your Message
Graffeeti has launched a new line of 'Re-Markable' shoes that let you be the artist. The shoes allow you to design a style that’s just right for you. And change it over and over again. Graffeeti… [More]