Monday, 3 December 2012

Vhils: Graffiti Art As Architectural Archaeology

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Disintegrating walls and peeling posters may not be everyone's cup of tea. In fact, to most people they are a rather dispiriting sign of urban decay.

Yet to one artist the sight of crumbling architecture and aged billboards posted one atop another atop another are a creative spur. Vhils creates art not by adding but by taking away.