Two exhibitions in Paris explore modern graffiti and the meaning of
By William Dowell, GlobalPost
"If graffiti is popular now, it shouldn't come as a
surprise: The art form as we know it (aerosol spray paint on urban
wall) began in another economically depressed time and place. In the
1970s, New York couldn't afford to pay police to defend against the
guerrilla art form emerging from disenfranchised neighborhoods..."
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