Barry McGee Graffiti Wall Update

Posted on: November 1st, 2010 at 6:18 am by

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The relatively new Barry McGee mural at Bowery and East Houston isn’t quite the lightning rod as its Shepard Fairey predecessor.  While the wall of red scribbles hasn’t fallen prey to the same kickholes or rock-throwing target practice, it’s still susceptible. Following up on EV Grieve’s report last week, there’s been a rash of new activity at the graffiti wall.

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There’s been grinding skateboarders and plenty of Sharpie graffiti in recent weeks, but the first mark of substance finally appeared over the weekend. That of “Kid” and his tagline of “no respect.”

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And of course, there’s always the random scantily-clad model who decides to pose in front of it.

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