Brooklyn Jury Says That 5Pointz Graffiti Mecca Was Illegally Destroyed

After almost 50 years of pop culture history, graffiti has finally been recognized as an art form by the law of the land. A Brooklyn jury unanimously reached a decision that the 5Pointz outdoor graffiti gallery in Long Island City, Queens was destroyed and ... Read Article

Famed Harlem Clothier Dapper Dan And Gucci Offer Up Collabo During NYFW

During the Golden Era of Hip Hop, his clothing was in popular demand by the top tier representatives of this ever-evolving culture. Nobody cared that his monogram Gucci, Louis Vuitton, MCM, Fendi and other ex... Read Article

Manhattan Graff Artist RD 357 Busted, Doubled As NYC Mental Hygiene Worker

You never know what some people do on their off days. Lower East Side graff artist RD 357 was busted for leaving his tag all over Manhattan and it turns out he works for the city, police said this weekend. ... Read Article

D.C. Graffiti Legend COOL DISCO DAN Passes Away At Age 47

With heavy hearts, we are saddened to report that Danny Hogg, known worldwide as Cool “Disco” Dan, passed away on July 26, 2017 due to complications from diabetes. Cool “Disco” Dan’s mythic graffiti signature was known well before coming to know him as a pe... Read Article

Prodigy Memorial Mural In QB Being Permanently Removed Due To Ongoing Vandalism

According to art publication East Coast Renaissance, the mural that was painted in memory of Albert "Prodigy" Johnson of the legendary duo Mobb Deep, is being permanently removed from its current location because of unknown culprits who have vandalized the mem... Read Article

Art Is Life: Interview with The Artist Behind Tupac’s Most Iconic Tattoos

The article was originally published in Issue #272 “The Life And Times Of Tupac Shakur”. Words by Michael Lasalle. Interview by Marvin Lucien.  With over 40 years in the game, Dennis “Dago” Coelho, the tattoo artist responsible for some of Tupac’s most icon... Read Article