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Post image for Street Art Is a Period. Period. Or the Emergence of Intermural Art

Let’s start off with a clear contention. Street Art, as I see it, is a period.

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Post image for Mural in Abandoned Philly Building Becomes Wall Art for Future Condo

Real estate developers whitewashing or tearing down walls covered in graffiti is a familiar narrative, but it appears we may have reached such an advanced stage in the cooptation of street art that those days will soon be at an end.

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Post image for Banksy Paints Mural on Bristol Elementary School

Banksy’s newest work is neither a snide jab at politicians nor a big “fuck you” to the police — instead, it’s a gesture of gratitude to children at a school in Bristol.

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Post image for Turn Any Area into a “No Trump” Zone with Printable Street Signs

Last weekend, various streets across the United State became designated Donald Trump-free zones.

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Post image for The Most Beautiful Subway Station in the World: NYC Pays Tribute to Prince

Travelers through the Prince Street subway station in Manhattan yesterday may have looked twice at its signage that was temporarily transformed into a memorial for the late Prince.

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Post image for Bringing Murals to the Streets of One of LA’s Poorest Neighborhoods

LOS ANGELES — At the intersection of 48th Street and Wall Street in South Central Los Angeles, a homeless man pushes a cart filled with blankets and clothes.

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Post image for After the Fall of 5Pointz, a New Project Covers a Queens Building in Murals

On a three-block stretch of 21st Street in Long Island City, New York City’s economic and artistic evolution plays out in miniature.

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Post image for Artist Transforms Buildings in Cairo’s “Garbage City” with Massive Calligraphic Message

The destination of all of Cairo’s trash is widely known internationally as “Garbage City.” But over the past few weeks, the neighborhood of Manshiyat Naser has been witnessing an unexpected and vivid creation spread across its landscape, towering over the dirty discards that line its streets.

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Post image for Street Artist Blu Destroys 20 Years of His Work in Bologna to Protest an Exhibition

On Saturday night, the renowned and mysterious Italian street artist Blu went on an art-destroying spree through the streets of Bologna.

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Post image for Spilled Bananas, Split Blades, and Books with Bullets: Eclectic Offerings at Mana Miami

MIAMI — The Miami neighborhood of Wynwood smells like stale weed, paint fumes, and gentrification.

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