Dash Snow

Dash Snow’s Estate Sues McDonald’s for Copyright Infringement at ‘Graffiti Themed’ Locales

Posted October 12, 2016 at 5:11 am

Apparently, graffiti-themed McDonald’s franchises are a thing. Who knew? And so is allegedly stealing tags of well known writers to lend credibility to this bullshit. Yep, another instance of corporate America usurping the tag of an iconic graffiti writer … which then resulted in a lawsuit. In this case, it’s the late artist Dash Snow […]

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Breaking: Barry McGee Mural Bombed [Update]

Last modified November 23, 2010 at 3:23 pm

In the last 24 hours, the Barry McGee mural on the graffiti wall at Bowery and East Houston was bombed. Given the positioning of the nearby boom, it seems this work may have been commissioned. UPDATE: Gothamist reports that the SACE overwrite is a tribute to the late Dash Snow, who passed away last year.

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