New York City's historic street art haven is no more. The abandoned building complex in Queens -- that once played home to
Beautiful Street Artworks Remind Us Why We'll Mourn The Loss Of One Of NYC's Most Iconic Graffiti Meccas
Last year, the street art community suffered a great loss when developers unexpectedly whitewashed New York City's well-known
The Queens graffiti mecca 5 Pointz was whitewashed last year to make way for a high-end condo building. A lot of people, many
This September, the New York City Council gave Wolkoff the green light to put up two apartment buildings, 41 and 45 stories
Despite the efforts of many to save Long Island City's 5 Pointz from demolition, the renowned graffiti haven has finally met its end. The massive warehouse that served as Queen's biggest street art canvas was whitewashed over night, erasing nearly 30 years of New York art history.
Why the warehouse had to painted white before demolition, we don't know. The act took place last night with police protection
Though New York's City Council recently approved demolition plans for 5Pointz, paving the way for the destruction of the
5 Pointz, New York City's graffiti mecca, is finally and officially set for demolition. Two large apartment complexes will
Somewhere an empty can of spray paint has rolled into a gutter, dented and rattling no more. This is it: 5 Pointz is done
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