5Pointz Faces Imminent Demolition

Thursday, August 07, 2014

Property owner says he'll likely raze structure within two weeks to make way for two high rises.


Studio 360

Google's Street (Art) View

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

The Street Art Project is an ever-expanding catalog that allows you to visit sites around the world  and turn back the clock on art that's been erased.

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5Pointz Painted: Queens Loses a Graffiti Landmark

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The murals on the warehouse that houses 5Pointz Aerosol Art Center in Long Island City, Queens were painted over early Tuesday morning.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Can the Visual Artists Rights Act Save 5Pointz?

Monday, October 21, 2013

A group of artists from the graffiti collective is suing the owners of the building from being demolished on the grounds that they retain rights to their work.

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Plans to Raze Graffiti Landmark 5Pointz Move Ahead

Sunday, July 08, 2012

Plans are moving ahead to demolish the five-story graffiti landmark in Long Island City known as 5Pointz, where artists have been allowed to paint freely for more than a decade.

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