Street Art's Conflicted Relationship With Commerce...
Art and commerce do not always go hand-in-hand. “When you go to an art gallery you are simply a tourist looking at the trophy cabinet of a few millionaires,” says a street artist whose identity is anonymous and who is very critical of commercialism. Mr. Brainwash – a new pop artist on the scene – is very commercial, starting with his name. Mr. Brainwash produces mass quantities of easily...