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The corner of Houston Street and the Bowery (Credit: Linda Rosier)

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)

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
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

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
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

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,
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

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)

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Amir Raanan (visiting from Israel) photographs artwork on
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

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
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

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
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

Artists with the Centrifuge Project are transforming a shipping container in the East Village into a work of street art. (Nov. 24, 2013)

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