Tag Archive for Graffiti

Bombing Style

Mario Gonzalez Jr. calls himself a “graffiti purist, hard core.” In his show “Style Bombing,” Gonzalez brings that artistry to the gallery, expertly walking the line between fine art and street art.

Graffiti Graduates

Graffiti writing is by nature eye-catching, designed to capture the fickle attention of the passersby. “Has Beens & Wannabes” at the Zhou B Art Center certainly bears the imprint of this heritage.

Real Art, Real Fast

In 2009, Chicago-based graphic designer and graffiti enthusiast Tara Lynch lost faith in the advertising industry and sought to scratch a nomadic itch. She quit her job, bought a box truck, christened it the “Hotbox,” and started inviting artistic friends…