ARCommunity: The Artist Named, Gildo

Born and raised in Astoria, Queens, the artist named Gildo has recently taken his photography full circle when he decided to embark on a new project, re-taking images he took in the ’70s in locations all over the world and comparing the “then” with the “now”. Not surprisingly, his photographs not only evoke feelings of […]

ARCommunity: Can We Talk About 5Pointz?

It’s been a couple of weeks since the notorious white-washing of the 5pointz building took place.  Since then I’ve had some time to contemplate and think about what this means to photographers and filmmakers in NYC.  Though I haven’t been to 5pointz myself since I heard the news, many street artists and 5pointz supporters have […]