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Digital Graffiti

“Any advert in a public space that gives you no choice whether you see it or not is yours. It’s yours to take, re-arrange and re-use. You can do whatever you like with it. Asking for permission is like asking to keep a rock someone just threw at your head. You owe the companies nothing. […]

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An interview with Manuel Zavaleta (aka StyleEngineers)

Manuel Zavaleta is a multi-talented artist based out of Queens, New York. He’s also an incredible colleague and good friend. We recently grabbed some lunch at a burger joint near his studio. Take it away Manny… Who are you and what do you do? My name is Manuel Zavaleta. I’m a former graffiti artist and […]

‘City as Canvas’: an exhibition of New York graffiti art

It conveys the urgency of its creation; graffiti was, after all, a crime committed in haste, at night and under precarious conditions. The world is a canvass, as it is for advertisers. The only difference is that graffiti artists pay through rebellion. Right Bansky?