Army of One
Posted March 7, 2014 at 10:02 am
Street artist, activist, and firefighter Jef Campion (aka Army of One) committed suicide in January in his Yonkers home, as previously reported. He was 52. There hasn’t been much in the way of tributes on the street the last couple months, though. At least not on the Lower East Side. That changed last weekend. Street decorator […]
Posted January 21, 2014 at 6:03 am
Somber news to report in the street art world. Jef Campion, known in graf circles as Army of One/jc2, died on Friday. He was 52. The city firefighter, children’s charity advocate, and anti-war artist reportedly hanged himself in his Yonkers home on Friday, dying at St. Joesph’s Medical Center a short time later. Campion served as […]
Posted September 19, 2013 at 10:09 am
For the last six months or so, firefighter-turned-street-artist Jef Campion has slowly created a new project on Mott Street.
Posted July 18, 2012 at 10:31 am
Amble past any random Lower East Side corner, and it’s likely been graced at one time or another by the work of Jef Campion.
Last modified July 2, 2012 at 11:49 am
In my 8th grade political science class, I remember a humorous introductory lesson about the different types of government. A comic strip defined each political system by the way in which two people use a car.