Everyone is a critic. Even taggers. Shepard Fairey, a widely known street artist who often garners mixed reviews, has been panned with graffiti spray-painted over a fifty-foot wall piece on 2nd Street and La Brea Boulevard.
At the scene, a property manager was noticeably disturbed by the tagging over the art piece. The words, "Lousy," "Ugly," and "Crap" were written in black spray paint. Then late yesterday afternoon, the graffiti was cleaned up to restore the mural. Store owners had no idea it had even been fixed. Fairey might be getting used to it:More »