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Different strokes for different folks: the art market and the Bronx.

This blog post is the complete version of an essay published at the ‪#‎bronxcalling‬ Third AIM Biennial catalog at Bronx Museum of the Arts

“There is no art market in the Bronx.Things are community based, not market based in the Bronx.”1… 2,430 more words

Art

DIFFERENT STROKES FOR DIFFERENT FOLKS: Art in The Bronx

The Bronx has a rich, diverse, and productive artistic community, but you’d be hard-pressed to find a commercial gallery in the borough. Community groups, including artists and arts organizations, who rebuilt the Bronx from the inside out have played a critical role in shaping the renaissance that has taken place there over the last 40 years. 96 more words

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How We Came to Listen to Hunts Point

As part of the Laundromat Project’s Create Change Fellowship from May – October 2014, five of the Fellows will be doing a field project in Hunts Point, the Bronx. 122 more words

Reflection

SHOUTOUT TO DA TATS CRU

PEEP DA FLY SHIT BY DA MURAL KINGS, DA LEGENDARY TATS CRU.

GRAFFITI

Abstract: "From Ephemeral to Viral to Profitable: The Commodification of Montréal Graffiti"

This paper was given at the Concordia Undergraduate Journal of Art History’s annual conference, held on January 24th and 25th at Concordia University in Montréal, QC. 264 more words

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5Pointz gets buffed.

NY’s (if not the world’s) most famous graffiti “halls of fame” has been whitewashed today. Writers from Canada, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Japan, Brazil, and all over the United States have painted on the building walls, including Dondi, Stay High 149, Tracy 168 and Tats Cru. 11 more words

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