Illegal Secret Subway Art in NYC: ‘It’s “an elusive pirate treasure of contemporary art” – an abandoned subway chamber under Manhattan that was illegally opened for a year starting in 2009 to allow 103 select artists to paint for one night each. Then it was sealed off from the world, the original entrance to the station removed. The Underbelly Project is a mysterious urban art experiment that seeks to subvert the commercialism that has overtaken much of the street art scene.’ (via WebUrbanist).
- Trippy Graffiti Project Pairs Street Art and Photography (weburbanist.com)
- Americana’s Underbelly: Times Square Mickey Mouse Edition [Usa] (gawker.com)
- Arabic-Like Graffiti Appears on Underbellies of Southwest Jets (laist.com)
- Walls Notebook: Legal Graffiti via WebUrbanist (lawtag.wordpress.com)