5 Pointz - Graffiti Building, Long Island City, New York

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Comments (7)

ROBERTUS on February 21, 2011

Very nice shot!! LK/YS.

Boris Miller on November 20, 2013

"Queens’ graffiti mecca is no more. The extensive aerosol art on 5Pointz — an internationally renowned haven for urban artists — was quietly painted white early Tuesday morning." (Nov 19, 2013).

coffee55 on March 12, 2014

Wow, the ex-graffiti headquarters of New York City!

Has anyone sneaked back to redecorate in the dead of night? It must be one hell of a temptation now that it's painted white, like a red rag to a bull! :)

just as well you recorded it for posterity Boris, even if it has a second lease-of-life, the illustrations will be completely different. - D.

Boris Miller on March 12, 2014

"Great minds think alike" :)
Just the other day I had an urge to check out what's happening there now - those guys are not the kind, that would just "go gentle into that good night"... I'll keep you posted, David :)

coffee55 on March 12, 2014

Cheers, I'd like that! :)

Izabella Gutman on March 12, 2014

Мне повезло, 19 ноября все закрасили, я успела там быть 15 ноября:)

Спасибо Department of transportation :)

Boris Miller on March 13, 2014

You've made it in a nick of time Belissimo - good for you :)

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