Like countless big cities around the globe, Canada’s capital has been battling graffiti for years, including commissioning artists for a citywide mural program targeting large surfaces. Recently, however, a new program was introduced for Ottawa’s frequently vandalized traffic control boxes that uses brightly colored vinyl covers to both deter graffiti and make it easier to remove. READ MORE…
DIY data graffiti
For fans of spredbudskabet.dk — the Dutch service which promoted positive messages by advertising uplifting quantitative data — here’s a DIY equivalent. A new stencil set from artist Golan Levin comes with an adjustable pie chart, making it easy to graffiti stats and facts anywhere.