Graffiti Marathon: The Mother Load

There is probably no area in Kansas City with a more varied mix of graffiti than the blocks extending from Oak to Cherry and from 19th Street to 16th.  IMG_3662

I suggest you get your walking shoes as you explore the neighborhood.  Some walls are in your face.

IMG_3641But there is graffiti everywhere.  It is in alleys, behind fences and almost completely hidden by automobiles and dumpsters.

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Every time I explore the area I find new treasurers I have missed in prior visits.

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2 responses to “Graffiti Marathon: The Mother Load

    • Many people consider graffiti a “blight” on a community. I suppose there is gang graffiti and obscene graffiti and graffiti that harms individual homes, businesses, etc. But much of it is colorful and powerful and endearing.

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