Your professional guide will take you on a two hour'street art tour of'the Downtown Manhattan art scene. Learn the history of'graffiti and appreciate some of the best street art as you view'works by'Crash, ROA, Space Invader, OS Gemeos and JR.
Your tour will cover the'Lower East Side and Bowery areas of Manhattan as you learn about the'history of'graffiti from the beginning. The spawn of modern day graffiti really dates back to the 1960s with the invention of the aerosol can.
Your tour will allow you to appreciate today's'street artists by showcasing the likes of Space Invader, ROA, and Shepard Fairey (OBEY). Look at tags, throw ups, and pieces to learn about today's graffiti culture. Then, take a stroll through the Centre-fuge Art Project that is using the New York City Subway as its canvas.