11 Nov '11, 9pm

Street-art film fest! Reverse graffiti, urban archaeology, and other writings on the wall #streetart

The walls of our cities are becoming canvases for creative expression in the hands of a new generation of artists. These kids are street-smart and engaged. (And, OK, they're not all kids.) They work, on some levels, in the same spirit as Occupy Wall Street, reclaiming and transforming the urban landscape , and infusing their art with social and environmental consciousness. "Street art is showing that there can be these locations and public spaces that are temporarily taken over with artwork -- spaces we would traditionally think of as non-art space," says Martin Irvine, an associate professor at Georgetown University. Irvine has called street art "the ghost in the urban machine becoming self-aware." Over the past few months, we've profiled several of these artists in our series, Writing on the Wall -- and there are more to come. Here, we bring you some of the best short fi...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/cities/2011-11-11-street-art-film-fe...

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