Posted September 22, 2010 at 6:21 am
Neighborhood newcomer Rag & Bone at 73 East Houston just can’t seem to catch a break from local vandals. Last month, the “You Would” writer left a mark on the Cafe Colonial farewell mural, which was erased within a couple weeks. Coupled together, the latest pair of tags is a bit more obscene, though.
Posted September 7, 2010 at 6:27 am
It took a bit of time, but we now know who is behind those seemingly ubiquitous boner-dude wheat-pasters (“boner parade”) around the neighborhood. The comical art is the handiwork of the Antagonist Movement, a consortium of artists, musicians, and writers based in the East Village since 1988.
Posted July 27, 2010 at 6:27 am
More anti-BP street sentiment. Indeed, one sticker bandit is feeling a bit nostalgic, but in a tongue-in-cheek sort of way. Plastered to the base of a light post at the northwest corner of Bowery and Rivington is this anti-oil spill sticker. It simply reads, “I miss the old oil spill.”
Posted July 22, 2010 at 6:19 am
The LES acronym has taken on a new meaning of late. According to one sticker vigilante, it no longer stands for Lower East Side, but “Lotsa Expensive Stores.” There is definitely a large kernel of truth in this message. Spotted in the musty windows of 95 Delancey.
Last modified July 7, 2010 at 9:16 am
What a difference little more than a week can make in the life of the Shepard Fairey mural at the corner of Bowery and East Houston. Nearly all of the lower-level paneling has been torn away, uncovering a larger swath of the Os Gemeos artwork currently behind bars. The street has spoken. Where is the […]