Graffiti City: Taggers strike while Auckland
Auckland may be in lockdown but that hasn't stopped taggers from leaving hundreds of marks across the city, including more than 50 new eyesores that have been plastered along the sides of just one motorway.
Even Street Artists Don’t Like Seeing Their Work Tagged. Now, Chemists Have Developed New Methods to Clean Murals of Graffiti
The chemistry is complicated, but the resulting product is easy to use and could revolutionize the field of street art restoration.
The Art of Graffiti Removal
The Restoration of Gintong Kasaysayan, A Mural by Artist Eliseo Art Silva
Cleaning tags and graffiti from Wylie Street to Memorial in Atlanta, Georgia
It might have looked suspicious– the woman stooped over, back turned, applying spray paint to an Atlanta BeltLine retaining wall. At least that’s what a concerned citizen thought as he called out to her, “You should be ashamed!”
Turning to face her accuser from her task of transforming a vulgar graffiti tag into a flower until a proper clean-up could be done, the woman’s City of Atlanta shirt clarified the situation for the citizen, who quickly apologized.