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Post image for A Classic Bronx Street Art Maze Is Reborn

Jane Dickson’s City Maze (1980) was one of Fashion Moda’s most celebrated exhibitions.

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Post image for An Italian Muralist Recreates Audubon’s Journey, One Bird at a Time

An Italian street artist is retracing the journey of John James Audubon that led to his historic 19th-century tome, Birds of America.

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Post image for 35 Years After Fashion Moda, a Bronx Gallery Revisits the Landmark Space

1978. Weary of the SoHo art scene, artist Stefan Eins decided to open a new art space in the South Bronx. The space was named Fashion Moda (1978-1993) an abbreviation of the full name painted above its entrance: Fashion 时装 Moda МОДА.

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Post image for A Ladder, a Gate, and a Paintbrush: The Picasso of Harlem Returns to 125th Street

The Children’s Place on 125th Street has a ladder. A few months ago they asked Picasso to use it and paint their gate — the Picasso of Harlem, that is.

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Post image for A Construction Wall in Harlem Becomes a Guerrilla Street Art Gallery

In 2014, a group of artists named Harlem Art Collective saw aesthetic potential in an abandoned wall located in a stalled construction site on East 116th Street.

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Post image for Publicly Shaming the US’s Top Surveillance Officials with Street Art

New York-based artist Paolo Cirio is chastening key NSA, CIA, and FBI officials involved in the agencies’ surveillance programs by finding and disseminating across the world snapshots of them in informal or intimate contexts.

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Post image for In Bushwick, Street Art Comes with a Copious Side of Advertising Billboards

The latest additions to the Bushwick Collective, the street art project founded and curated by Joe Ficalora around the intersection of Troutman Street and St Nicholas Avenue in Brooklyn, are a number of big, garish billboards.

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Post image for Detroit Police Issue Felony Arrest Warrant for Shepard Fairey

The street artist Shepard Fairey may get a lot of laughs when he visits Portland, but if he sets foot in Detroit anytime soon things will get very serious.

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Post image for Parisian Mural Successfully Provokes Right-Wing Vandals

A mural by the French street artist Combo in Paris has become the target of far-right vandals, including one nationalist blogger who filmed herself tagging the mural with the message, “Antiracism is a codeword for antiwhite.”

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Post image for GIFs That Bring Street Art to Life

A. L. Crego composes playful, bizarre GIFs from other people’s street art.

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