Graffiti attacks costing thousands in maintenance each week, council says
There is mounting concern in the Manning about a spike in vandalism and associated costly repairs. The Greater Taree City Council (GTCC) said the vandalism and graffiti bill in Taree and Wingham alone was around $3,000 a week. We also need the public ...
Street arts or graffiti: the difference is permisson say street artists
Brisbane's first street art festival is now under way a week after the city's local government took a prominent street artist to court for graffiti. Last week in a high-profile case, Brisbane street artist Anthony Lister was found guilty of five counts ...
Ritual Graffiti, Witch Marks, and the Medieval Churches who Cast Curses
In Matthew Champion's new book, Medieval Graffiti: The Lost Voices of England's Churches, he surveys churches across England for graffiti on the walls and under the pews when a very curious theme appeared; the church was much more involved with what ...
Young artists produce graffiti mural of Pope Francis
A group of artists have painted a graffiti mural with images of Pope Francis on a wall along one of the streets the pontiff will pass during his visit to the Mexican municipality of Ecatepec. Graffiti mural honours Pope Francis in Mexico. 00:38 ...
Check out these amazing pictures at Liverpool's Graffiti studio
Creatives are keeping to the guidelines by graffiting legally at Zap Graffiti city centre studio. Oldham Place studio offers sessions lasting one hour and 30 minutes and costing around £120 for up to 10 people. Two hour group classes, where students ...
“Graffiti Temple” in Kyoto, where visitors are encouraged to deface the walls
However, when she arrived, true enough a stone monument greeted her with a message that read: “Graffiti Temple Tandenan.” Apparently, they've gotten used to incredulous visitors by now. ▽ “Rakugaki Tera” (Graffiti Temple). Masami talked to a priest ...
Residents on Broadway tired of seeing graffiti on buildings
Neighborhoods on South Broadway are facing graffiti problems that are costing them thousands of dollars. People who live and work in the area on South Broadway to Harry and Pawnee say they're tired of graffiti like this. D Clasen, who lives in the ...
City officials hope painted dumpsters deter graffiti
Tucson News Now
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -. The City of Tucson Environmental Services Department unveiled five painted dumpsters on Friday afternoon as part of an effort to reduce graffiti. The dumpsters, which are covered in murals, are all part of a pilot ...
Police work to scrub graffiti from downtown Spartanburg
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Two of the six unit officers with the Spartanburg Police Department went around downtown Spartanburg painting over graffiti last week. Officers will continue to clean up graffiti as needed to keep the problem from escalating, said Raines, who has been ...
Recent rash of graffiti hits Richland
RICHLAND, Wash. -- They're the eyesores that cost our community time and money to clean up. Graffiti has been an issue in the Tri-Cities for years but now Richland is seeing a recent rash of tagging. "We don't need to see that. Nobody needs to see that ...