Privatized Urban Art

Graffiti moves from the streets into the home
Implications - Urban art forms draw controversy due to their methods of display; however, graffiti is now being used as a form of personalization for private property. It is transcending the subversive and entering the accepted mainstream, decorating everything from bikes to pottery and inspiring other forms of art and design.
SCORE: 4.5
Warm Top 6 Examples: 127,451 Total Clicks Jul 09 - Oct 09
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Graffiti Corsets - Austere Style So Hot, Even Lady GaGa Can't Resist
SCORE: 6.1
V. Hot 44,530 Clicks Pub: Jul 11, 09
Graffiti Corsets
Austere Style So Hot, Even Lady GaGa Can't Resist
A collaboration between Edmonton’s hottest corset designer, Elise Truong (Sweet Carousel), and the exceptionally talented graffiti artists Kashvenoms, resulted in the production of “Sweet Venom,” strikingly-sexy… [More]
Hyper Graffiti Heels - INSA Heels Releases More Brightly Decorated Foot Candy
SCORE: 5.9
V. Hot 49,106 Clicks Pub: Sep 23, 09
Hyper Graffiti Heels
INSA Heels Releases More Brightly Decorated Foot Candy
INSA Heels is back with a unique new collection of hyper-printed, multi-colored, offbeat shoes. The shoe company, after a successful first season, has released an assortment of super funky, graffiti-style… [More]
Street Art Porcelain - All City Graffiti Dishes Let You Add Sass and Class to Your Hip Loft
SCORE: 4.7
Warm 10,580 Clicks Pub: Sep 18, 09
Street Art Porcelain
All City Graffiti Dishes Let You Add Sass and Class to Your Hip Loft
If you're bored of regular porcelain, then All City graffiti dishes are a great way to add some pep to your display cupboards. The All City graffiti dishes were commissioned by creative studio Cabracega,… [More]
Graffiti Bicycles - Trek Lance Armstrong STAGES Bike by Yoshitomo Nara Takes Cues from the Street
SCORE: 4.4
Warm 6,891 Clicks Pub: Jul 22, 09
Graffiti Bicycles
Trek Lance Armstrong STAGES Bike by Yoshitomo Nara Takes Cues from the Street
This special bike design by Yoshitomo Nara for Lance Armstrong is covered in graffiti. Yoshitomo Nara has worked with other heavyweight artists like KAWS, Shepard Fairley and Damien Hirst. It’s uncertain… [More]
Graffiti-Inspired Furniture - Sander Van Heukelom's Fat Cap Chair
SCORE: 3.2
Warm 10,938 Clicks Pub: Sep 11, 09
Graffiti-Inspired Furniture
Sander Van Heukelom's Fat Cap Chair
Graphic designer Sander van Heukelom's love of graffiti has taken the form of paintings, sculptures and now design with the introduction of his fat cap chair. A fat cap refers to the plastic piece atop… [More]
Graffiti Slippers - Stussy and Gallery 1950 Make Home Shoes Hot
SCORE: 2.6
Untested 5,406 Clicks Pub: Sep 18, 09
Graffiti Slippers
Stussy and Gallery 1950 Make Home Shoes Hot
The whole graffiti-as-fashion phenomenon hit a whole new level of saturation when Stussy and Gallery 1950 released these slippers. But I’m not sure I’m offended, because I think these shoes are hot! Priced… [More]