Posted tagged ‘street art’

New Street Art from Sherman Avenue

October 9, 2013

Over the weekend I found some new street art on the building located at the southeast corner of Sherman Avenue and Girard Street.  Off hand, it looks like these have been inspired by a few of the equestrian statues around town.

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Some Street Art From Pleasant Plains

August 1, 2013

Recently, I noted the following street art at the intersection of Sherman Avenue and Girard Street. Overall, I haven’t been seeing as much of this as I used too. Do you think its a thing of the past?

From the southeast corner of Sherman and Girard, facing Sherman.

From the southeast corner of Sherman and Girard, facing Sherman.

From the northeast corner of Sherman and Girard, facing Girard.

From the northeast corner of Sherman and Girard, facing Girard.

Interesting Mural on 15th Street

June 26, 2013

I saw this mural while walking along 15th Street, just south of Columbia Road, last weekend and thought it was interesting enough to share.Pat Goslee mural

Some Street Art from Columbia Heights to End the Week

June 7, 2013

I noticed the street art below near the intersection of Monroe and 14th Street in Columbia Heights.

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Konfidential Street Art

May 31, 2013

Here’s some street art I found on Georgia Avenue this week. One was at Georgia’s intersection with Columbia Road, and the other was just north of Kenyon Street. I wonder if there are other examples in this series — clearly by the same artist.

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Another Street Art Series

May 2, 2013

Here’s an example of a street art series I’ve been seeing around the city. I like the premise. In all of them, a figure is holding up a blank sign that has been written on. I’ve seen them come in a variety of sizes and colors. The one below was found on P Street, NW, but I’ve also seen them on K Street as well.

An example from P Street, NW.

An example from P Street, NW.

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Area Street Art — Stop Deportations!

April 18, 2013

I’ve been finding a lot of these Stop Deportations posters around the community lately. I like both the graphic and the message.

Stop Deportations

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The Continued Quest for Street Art

February 27, 2013

Here’s one of several similar posters I’ve seen on public utility boxes in Columbia Heights recently. Even though I know they are technically wrong, I still have a great appreciation for all the creativity I see in the community.
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Inspiring Street Art

February 1, 2013

I noticed the message below painted on one of the retaining walls at Harriet Tubman Elementary School. I really liked the message and happen to agree with it … life is awesome! It made me smile and I hope it will do the same for you.

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Latest Example of Area Street Art

December 14, 2012

Here’s some recent street art I found in Columbia Heights while walking around the area. I still haven’t completely decided if I like this one or not.

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