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blog December 4, 2019 Is Graffiti Illegal? Explanation of Graffiti/Street Art

Submitted by Jeff on Sun, 07/15/2018 – 18:07view online at Brooklyn Unplugged Tours Is graffiti illegal? Answer: If you do not have permission – YES it’s illegal. If you have permission – NO it’s not illegal.This is the way that it works in most places around the world. The reason that this is a confusing question is because the word ‘Graffiti’ has ambiguous meanings. Since …

blog December 4, 2019 GRAFFITI: MAKING THE LEAP FROM ILLEGAL TO LEGAL

view online at Medill Reports Chicago DECEMBER 11, 2015 By Ashley Altus Before picking up a spray paint can for her aerosol art, Gloe One  was writing her nickname on random places she might be visiting throughout Chicago. She got into graffiti because she envisioned herself painting outside on walls just like the graffiti crews did …

blog December 4, 2019 Graffiti is a Public Good Even as it Challenges the Law

view online at The New York Times Lu Olivero is the director of Aerosol Carioca and the author of the forthcoming “Cidade Grafitada: A Journey Inside Rioʼs Graffiti Culture.” UPDATED JULY 11, 2014, 6:15 PM Vandalism is expression and that is what makes it art. Graffiti, a vandalism sub-genre, is differentiated by its aesthetics, or its message. However, …

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