Graffiti art in New York City
Taking a look at the wild street art on the streets and buildings of New York.
Artist Damien Mitchell with the Centrifuge Project paints a shipping container on East First Street near First Avenue in Manhattan. (Nov. 24, 2013)
Gabriel Schoenberg of Graff Tours, center, leads a 90-minute tour of graffiti and street art on the Lower East Side and East Village. ( Nov. 24, 2013)
Josh, left, and Robert Baggio, visiting from Toronto, create their own works of art at the conclusion of a graffiti tour of the Lower East Side and East Village led by Graff Tours. (Nov. 24, 2013)
Amir Raanan (visiting from Israel) photographs artwork on the wall of a building at Rivington Street and the Bowery during a Graf Tours visit to the Lower East Side. (Nov. 24, 2013)
The corner of Houston Street and the Bowery in Manhattan has long been associated with graffiti. A mural by the artist Swoon is at the location through Jan. 15. (Nov. 24, 2013)
Artists with the Centrifuge Project are transforming a shipping container in the East Village into a work of street art. (Nov. 24, 2013)