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Beauty in Blight?

Posted in Atlanta Graffitti. by Dom Brady on March 7, 2008

When walking through this city one will quickly find that blight is unavoidable. The good news is that often, save for the Fairlie- Poplar district Downtown, where there is blight there is art. The Graffiti tradition in Atlanta predates the 1986 arrival of Hip Hop to our fair city and it’s history is as rich and vibrant as the hues of blues, reds, and other colors cascading down the krog tunnel walls. This documentary trailer delves into the seen un-scene. A local blog that really gets into the ATL graf scene is the Hydrilla. Check them out.

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