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Graffiti – sheer vandalism & nothing artistic about it


Graffiti seems to be the scourge of modern cities.DSC00038

Bernardiniu street which runs off the bottom end of  Pilies street in the old town seems particularly susceptible to the work of these vandals (who have also broken off the teapots fastened to the wall at the shop on the corner of these two streets).DSC00041 DSC00040 DSC00039

Other street also suffer from this vandalism.

What amazes me is how nobody sees anyone doing it? Most are scribbles (I think they call them tags and that’s what they should be wearing) but some will have have taken quite a long time to do.

The Vilnius authorities deserve credit for painting over these from time to time as you can see but it must be a thankless task.

Author: mikethepsych

He says he's a psychologist but aren't we all?

3 thoughts on “Graffiti – sheer vandalism & nothing artistic about it

  1. Anyone who claims that graffiti is “street art” needs to be taken outside and severely beaten. They should trace these vandals, strip them naked in public and spray THEM with paint and leave them on display for 24 hours.

  2. Pingback: Graffiti still an eyesore in Vilnius | Man patinka Lietuva

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