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Smart Crew Graffiti Group ‘Skytagging’ New York City This Summer

Posted July 15, 2014 at 10:09 am

If you stayed local the last two Saturdays, you may have noticed a familiar tag in the skies above New York City. The street art posse Smart Crew hired some aircraft to “skytag” the area. According to a recent tweet, it’ll happen each weekend until the end of summer. And what was the inspiration behind […]

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Another Chinatown-Inspired Mural for 1 Allen Street Warehouse

Posted May 22, 2014 at 6:05 am

The commercial base of the old Manhattan Railway building continues its color streak. Nearly three weeks after Klughaus tapped Smart Crew artist DCEVE to paint a Chinatown greeting on the facade of 1 Allen Street, the gallery chose to make the mural a wraparound effort. We bumped into an unidentified Klughaus artist yesterday evening spraying the […]

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Allen Street Issues ‘Greetings from Chinatown’ with New Mural

Posted May 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

That grimey one-story produce warehouse operating from the base of the old Manhattan Railway building (Tay Shing Corp.) now carries an ad mural plugging its Chinatown home. Last week, Nom Wah Tea Parlor and Chinatown Ice Cream Factory (and Tsing Tao beer) together commissioned a colorful billboard on the facade of 1 Allen Street. The paint […]

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