Is It Art?

Discussion in 'The Watering Hole' started by christilou, Oct 9, 2014.

  1. christilou

    christilou Legend

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
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  2. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Though I occasionally enjoy some good street art, I'd prefer an unmolested beautiful building. But the "artworks" are surely better than a bunch of unintelligible "tags".
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  3. KillRamsey

    KillRamsey Super Moderator

    Jun 20, 2012
    Cambridge, MA
    See, I love that. I don't want every single building decorated any more than I want every wall at home completely covered in frames, but here and there it can be

    - Inspiring
    - Intriguing
    - Uplifting
    - A way to give neighborhoods their own identity
    - A way for artists to work BIG, which is cool
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  4. christilou

    christilou Legend

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    In Lisbon it seems even the arty graffiti is defaced!


    The majority of it is just scribble unfortunately. I do agree that the odd well executed large piece can brighten up an area :)


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  5. RT Panther

    RT Panther All-Pro

    Dec 25, 2012
    Yep! :smile: