Posts Tagged ‘grafitti’

Seen on the Street: A Single Panel of a Truck-Based Mobile Comic Strip: “YOU GO DO THAT THEN”

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

One supposes that this is the punchline, but I missed the set-up:

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Spring Has Sprung: Seasonal San Francisco Graffiti Timed and Colored to Match Area Vegetation

Monday, March 24th, 2014

One assumes:

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As seen in Potrero Hill…

What If They Called a CLASSWAR and Nobody Came?

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

It would look a little something like this:

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That’s right, it says “CLASSWAR.”

Or, in other words, “I went, I went, I went to art school.”

Quick Draw McGraw, I went to art school
With the art fools, with the smart fools
With the sophomores, with the freshmen
I fuck with textbooks, I fuck with text, man

I went to art college, I got the art knowledge
I got the smart knowledge, I drink the Smart Water
I drink the Vitamin Water, I drink seltzer water
I drink regular water (I like regular water)

Don’t Touch These Street Canvasses on McAllister Street the Feds Just Set Up in Civic Center – We Claim Them

Friday, May 13th, 2011

Me and my crew of misunderstood street youth are totally going to tag these gray 4×8′s this weekend, so keep your paws off until then.

Sweet!

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Obama as Joker Posters Come Down as Soon as They are Put Up in San Francisco

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

Read all about the way these Obama as The Joker posters have been glued up all over the Financial District and the SoMA.

Or better yet, see the culprit, Joe or Kris, one of them, in action for yourself. (In this particular case, a woman is NOT the culprit. How refreshing!)

As seen on Mission Street:

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I’d expect them to be all torn down by now…

The Presidio’s Old Public Service Health Hospital to be Revived as Apartments

Monday, December 8th, 2008

Despite our crippled credit market, all systems are go in the Presidio as Building 1801, aka the Public Service Health Hospital, is now being transformed from an abandoned hulk into 154 apartments

Two ugly, tacked on wings having “no historical value” are coming down right now, so it seems grafitti artists will have to find a new Yelp-rated place to play. Read all about it, and don’t forget to check out the comments from some of the more radical NIMBYS.

The future is now – adaptive reuse is coming to Building 1801 courtesy of ForestCity, which is going for Gold LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) status on this project. Click to expand:

Dan Bernal, District Director for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom with Presidio Trust Executive Director Craig Middleton and Holly Middleton:

HERE BE DRAGONS – in this case it’s just a Caterpillar with MP-30 Primary Pulverizer Jaws. Hic sunt dracones:

Follow the progress of demolition here.

There’s tons of stuff going on at the Presidio these days. Check the calendar from the Presidio Trust here.

Excelsior! Ever Upward!