Archive for the ‘Street Art’ Category

June 3, 2011 · by Shannon · Inspiration, Street Art

I know I’ve written before how I find it difficult to find creative inspiration for my photography here in LA. I think it’s because there isn’t that sense of history I love and adore – everything (and everybody) is constantly in a state of reinvention. (And I can say this as a native who has…

November 27, 2010 · by Shannon · Street Art

“Bates” Motel Originally uploaded by mcshan There’s an old sleazy motel that’s been in the process of being renovated/torn down for forever, that’s caught the attention of some great street artists. This is only one shot, but I’ve gone back to do some photos in color.

June 4, 2010 · by Shannon · Street Art

I recently saw the Banksy/street art documentary ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop’ and something that was mentioned about documenting street art got me thinking.  By nature, the idea of street art is that it’s temporary – it exists until it gets removed or painted over or whatever – but there’s also the issue of observation…