Street Artist Gilf! Adds Valentines Mural at Little Cupcake Bakeshop

Posted on: February 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am by

The Little Cupcake Bakeshop continues its street art streak at 30 Prince. The A-list stars gorge on sweets and the graf heavyweights tag the corner brick facade.

This image has been archived or removed.

Boogie reader ML sends along word that Gilf! pasted a mural on Monday evening to coincide with Valentine’s Day. It’s apparently a love letter of sorts entitled “To Tehran with Love” which is a commentary on “the religious and ideological struggles between the middle east and the western world.”

Gilf! has been pasting much of the Lower East Side of late with her vision charts. You may have seen them on the neighborhood plywood…

This image has been archived or removed.

[Photo Credit: Michael Cuffe]

Recent Stories

‘Mulberry Market’ Might Open Next Month in Little Italy

While attention has been hyper-focused on the drama of McNally Jackson Books and its fate on Prince Street (staying put, as reported), it’s appropriate to revisit the adjacent grocery store space around the corner at 251 Mulberry. Interior fit-out of the upscale Mulberry Market is still ongoing. Yet, an opening date is nigh. Sleuthing reveals […]

Tats Cru Tapped For Bowery Mural Wall

At the Bowery Mural Wall it’s one icon after another. The slate was wiped clean, so to speak, late last week. Gone is JR’s anti-gun proclamation, just in time to make way for Tats Cru. The legendary outfit teamed up with Crash One for the effort, which began at the wall yesterday with the outlining. […]

Bye, By Robert James: Steep Rent Hike Forces Boutique from Orchard Street

By Robert James is saying bye to Orchard Street after just over ten years in business. Like so much local retail, the upscale clothier fell victim to a sizable rent hike. Truth be told, the proverbial writing was on the wall last August when the eponymous owner led a successful crowdfunding campaign to keep the […]

Get Sauced: New ‘Sauce Pizzeria’ Opens this Friday on Rivington Street

From the crumbs of cupcakes rises another – it’s the dawn of a new dough. Indeed, slice slinging Sauce is ready to debut on the Lower East Side, and its adding some new square options to its culinary repertoire. As previously reported, four months after opening a standalone pizza parlor in the East Village, Sauce […]

Argument Leads to Face Slashing at ‘Remedy Diner’

An argument inside Remedy Diner on East Houston Street late last week turned violent when one of the patrons slashed the other across the face. Police say that two men – apparently strangers – were fighting at 4:00am Friday morning. The suspect slashed his 32-year-old victim then took off. Paramedics later transferred the man to […]