The graffiti Mecca of the WORLD. I visited 5 Pointz a week before it was shut down and a few weeks after the warehouse was white-washed. There are not many things that take my breath away, but this place did.
Abbagalia Art - Even though graffiti is a part of art in pop culture, graffiti isn't something that is illegal or frowned open. Folk communities in Abbagalia embrace graffiti and use it as a way to spread peace by painting and spray painting murals.
Discovering New-York in 1983 – The street photography of Thomas Hoepker
A Brief History of New York: Selections from A History of New York in 101 Objects. On view until November Door with graffiti tags from the studio of Jack Stewart, Metal, paint. Gift of regina Serniak Stewart, New-York Historical Society