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Touring the Creepy Abandoned Hospital Complex on Ellis Island [PHOTOS]

Posted April 17, 2015 at 10:10 am

Creepy. Cold. Intense. Haunted. All apt adjectives to describe the unused section of Ellis Island designated as ruins. It is on the south side of this national park – straddling the state lines of New York and New Jersey – that a maze-like collection of twenty-nine buildings sits. Rotting away from the inside out. Indeed, […]

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JR Unfurls 6-Story Wheat-paste on Mulberry Street

Posted April 25, 2012 at 6:18 am

Street artist JR spent the better part of Monday rolling his stamp onto Little Italy. Again.

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JR x Liu Bolin Wheat-Paste Scraped from 11 Spring

Posted March 22, 2012 at 6:28 am

Shortly after JR and Liu Bolin bombed the western exposure of 11 Spring Street, the epic one-story paster was scraped into oblivion.

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JR x Liu Bolin Epic Wheat-Paste at 11 Spring Street

Posted March 20, 2012 at 6:28 am

Within the last few days, prolific French street artist JR ended the proverbial graffiti drought at 11 Spring Street. Details after the jump!

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FAILE Completes Mural on Bowery Graffiti Wall

Posted October 27, 2011 at 6:18 am

Yesterday morning, we broke news about the changing of the guard down at the Tony Goldman graffiti wall.

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Faile Takes Over Graffiti Wall at Bowery and Houston

Last modified October 26, 2011 at 10:57 am

As we speak, four months of JR’s “Lakota, North Dakota” mural at Tony Goldman’s graffiti wall is coming to an end.

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Sons of Essex Replaces Mason Dixon at 133 Essex

Last modified September 14, 2011 at 8:34 am

Three months after the bullriding honkytonk folded and the build-out began, there are finally some behind-the-plywood details about this latest venture at 133 Essex Street.

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Mother Nature Tags JR Mural at Graffiti Wall

Posted August 16, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Tony Goldman graffiti wall at Bowery and East Houston was hit over the weekend by an unlikely assailant.

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Early Edition: July 6

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:00 am

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Shepard Fairey’s “Rebel Waltz” on Orchard Street

Posted July 5, 2011 at 6:28 am

Last week, the neighborhood became a battleground of sorts for two esteemed street artists.

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