British Graffiti: Mobstr vs. Newcastle City Council

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of public art, also known as “graffiti” by some. I would argue that there’s a huge difference between urban artists who use the medium of public streets and walls to create art, inspire conversation, and make a statement and the “graffiti” of gang tags prevalent in urban areas.

So check this out. British graffiti artist Mobstr used his art to have a conversation with the Newcastle City Council on this big pristine white wall. I’ll let the images speak to the conversation itself…

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~ by K. Ritcheson on March 26, 2010.

One Response to “British Graffiti: Mobstr vs. Newcastle City Council”

  1. As the tag says, “fucking awesome”.

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