Fire Tagging NYC Street Artists Set Their Graffiti Ablaze

By: Cecilia Biemann - Published:   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: nylonmag
Street artists in New York City are intentionally setting their work alight in a flaming hot new form of graffiti known as 'Fire Tagging.'

Artists scrawl their signature in lighter fluid, then set it aflame in controlled, approved environments.

The featured photo is the work of NYC street artist Ellis G, who is practicing his new fire tagging obsession.

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