Saturday, June 18, 2011


Graffiti is the name for images or written, painted or marked in any way on the property. Graffiti is a common sign of any kind that may arise in the form of the written word simply to elaborate wall paintings. Graffiti has existed since ancient times, with examples dating back to Ancient Greece and Roman Empire. In modern times the paint, especially spray paint and marker pen graffiti has been the material most commonly used .. In most countries, marking or painting the property without the property owner's consent is considered vandalism and vandalism, which is a punishable crime. Sometimes graffiti expressing social and political message and the whole genre of artistic expression is based on the style of graffiti spray paint. For some, it is an art form worthy of display in galleries and exhibitions, to others he is simply vandalism. Graffiti has evolved into a pop cultural presence is often associated with hip-hop underground, b-boying, and a lifestyle that is still hidden from the public. The controversy surrounding graffiti continues to create disagreement among city officials / law enforcement and the bomber who want to display and appreciate the work in public locations. There are various types and styles of graffiti and is a fast growing artform whose value is highly contested, reviled by many authorities while also subject to protection, sometimes within the same jurisdiction.

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