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Jay Shells’ Signs Bring Rap Lyric Landmarks to Life

Matt Lubansky
Graphic designer and artist Jay Shells’ new project is more than just clever street art. The red signs bearing classic New York hip-hop lines about neighborhoods and corners are a tribute to New York’s rich musical history and a city of days past. In our eyes, it’s something the NYC’s municipal government should have looked […]

Artist Pops the Question With Rooftop Graffiti

Journey Ade
Who needs clich√© romantic comedy-style marriage proposals when you have some aerosols and the city skyline for inspiration? Artist Jay Shells found some time between episodes of clowning the MTA with his “Subway Etiquette” posters, and embarrassing Fox News on air to propose to his girlfriend in an unorthodox way. Because even artists need to […]