five boroughs

Walking around Long Island City, it feels much more industrial than anywhere I’ve been in Manhattan. The spaces between buildings, garage shutters, the lack of people, the presence of factories and exposed train tracks. 5pointz, is an abandoned factory that has been transformed into a street art exhibit. Artists around the world have painted on these walls, including this piece by an Australian artist. But it’s also the kind of place that is open to all artists, including beginners. Street art can be amazing when it is not just an act of vandalism, and there is some amazing walls around New York which have these awesome murals on them,



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