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It depends on the eye of the beholder. A business person who has his shop covered with graffiti will be upset because it looks like gang members have tagged his store and his customers may be afraid to shop there.
Others may see graffiti as a type of art. Some areas allow for murals to be painted such as the Bushwick Collective in Brooklyn.
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Is graffiti art or vandalism?

most people say its vandelism.. However... isn't the whole point of art expression? and if it is a form of expression and feelings exerted in art isn't the artist making a sta

Is graffiti vandalism or art?

It is actually both, the two categories are not mutual exclusive. Depends on where it's being done. If you do it on your property, or somewhere where you've been allowed to

Why is graffiti considered a form of vandalism?

Whenever you deface or devalue property that does not belong to you, then you are committing a form of vandalism or criminal mischief. This is illegal. Graffiti as an art s

What is graffiti - art or vandalism?

depends where you put it. if you put it on someones house or something that's vandalism, but some people have jobs making murals of graffiti =]

Do you consider graffiti an art form Why or why not?

That depends. Some graffiti (e.g. Sheperd Fairey, Banksy) is meant to be art, and it can definitely be considered art. But a person's nickname in bubble letters on the side of

Is graffiti a form of public art?

It depends what you think, some people think it's disgusting, but some people think it's a wonderful thing.

How did graffiti develop into an art form?

because the 'urban people' or the street people or any graffiti artist wanted to show and reflect their art by presenting a graffiti or a spray paint art.

Is graffiti a form of vandalism?

If you deface property by "tagging" or painting on property that does not belong to you without permission from the owner , then you are committing vandalism or criminal misc