maandag 14 januari 2013

monday mural

This kind of murals are disappearing in the street. I am wondering if it is a result from the economic crisis or that there are less end less artists prepared to go against weather and authorities to place a mural like this or staying at home behind a computer. Perhaps a combination of both.
One for monday mural here.

5 opmerkingen:

  1. I must say that I am glad to see this graffiti coming to end.

  2. I would love to see paint projects to remove some of the graffiti in my town.

  3. A great mean to measure time and life indeed.

    Please have a good Tuesday.

    daily athens photo

  4. I always feel ambivalent to this kind of graffiti. Tagging can have artistic merit, but not like well conceived murals. Still it is part of the urban landscape and often a jumping off point for more sophisticated work. I'm surprised that you're finding less of this in Amsterdam. Maybe city officials are painting over it. Thanks for contributing to this week's Monday Mural.

  5. This may not be a bad thing. Maybe only the serious graffiti artists will come out and then the calibre of art will improve.