Only in SF: Vandalism Cases Fail Because Juries Don't Think Graffiti Is a Crime

San Francisco law-enforcement authorities might be accused of a lack of zeal…

    Fri Oct 15th, 2010 10:59am By Peter Jamison

Chinatown Mural Vandalized — Artist Leland Wong Steamed

Several months ago, Chinatown born-and-raised artist and photographer Leland Wong put the…

    Fri Sep 3rd, 2010 6:30am By Joe Eskenazi

Seen in San Francisco: Two Arguments in Favor of Graffiti (PICS)

Whether or not this is true, you have to admit the handwriting…

    Thu Jun 17th, 2010 3:20pm By Ashley Harrell

Man Caught 'Tagging' Building — With Both Magic Marker and Urine

San Francisco Police moved in and arrested a man they observed tagging…

    Tue Apr 27th, 2010 7:30am By Joe Eskenazi

Raise Your Hand if You Are the American Apparel Penis Bandit

There's been much ado about American Apparel and the penis in the…

    Thu Mar 4th, 2010 11:59am By Andy Wright

Guerilla Art: Stonemason Don Porfirio Vazquez Teams With Fledgling Graffitists

Don Porfirio Vazquez, the guerrilla stone artist who just weeks ago feared…

    Fri Jan 29th, 2010 2:30pm By Matt Smith

Does This Giraffe Look Guilty? Net Tightens Around Renowned S.F. Graffiti Artist 'Girafa'

Late last month, San Jose cops made an announcement that reverberated like…

    Fri Dec 11th, 2009 5:05pm By Peter Jamison

Bay Links: Opium, Twilight, & Graffiti

Shots of S.F. opium dens circa 1889. [Spots Unknown] In which the…

    Fri Nov 20th, 2009 4:59pm By Andy Wright

Snapshot: Long Live Yuppie Scum!

This slogan was scrawled on the window of not-yet-open restaurant, Grub, on…

    Mon Nov 9th, 2009 1:20pm By Andy Wright

GPS Graffiti: San Francisco Man Creates Videogame Homages — That You Can Bike

Yesterday we wrote about the nostalgia-inducing Market and Brady mural featuring 1980s…

    Fri May 29th, 2009 8:30am By Joe Eskenazi