The War On Phallic Graffiti

To: Ashcraft
From: Totilo
Re: Why Are Little Kids So Messy?

Artist Shepard Fairey (Obama portrait guy) paints a mural a few blocks from Kotaku's NYC office. All month long, people have been trying to deface it, while other people try to clean it up.

July 7 - smashed

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July 12 - Boarded up, but then marked up with a giant penis.

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July 19 - Penis half-blacked out, returns in bright orange.

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July 21 - Blacked out again

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July 23 - Close-up of a new defacement

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July 26 - Blacked out again, only to get some harsher words

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July 27 - Back in black

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DISCUSSION

Pezdispenser
Pezdispenser

As a Graphic Design Student all I have to say is...

Good! I hate Shepard Fairey. :D

Sadly, though, most everyone else in my class (Professors included) love the guy, and assignments telling us to mimic his style are as numerous as they are impractical.