Barry McGee Mural Splashed

Posted on: November 10th, 2010 at 6:12 am by

In the life of the notorious Deitch graffiti wall at the corner of Bowery and East Houston, one week is truly an eternity. Last week, KID bombed the Barry McGee mural, completely overwriting a section of red scribbles.  Plus, numerous others had also inked their own names and phrases.

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This week, though, the mural was splashed in two locations with two different colors. Orange and black. Could this be the return of the fabled Splasher?

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Overall, though, the mural remains largely intact, and has so far avoided the same violent fate as the Shepard Fairey “Target ad.”

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