Last week, I posted about the giant mashed-up colorform graffiti on the New York Subway system. The post got picked up by Gawker, Art Fag City, Neatorama and some others, garnering a little attention.
A few days later, I got a comment that said:
i know the guy who does this stuff. i can get you more info and pictures of the originals if you’re interested. these pics don’t do the originals justice. you have pics of them after they’ve been tampered with …
I got a bunch more photos out of him, and he’s right … these are way, way more fun, especially this Iron Man remix:
Here’s last week’s Murakami Vader, pre-tampering:
Like hermaphroditic dinosaurs in Jurassic Park, subway graffiti will find a way. I just hope this catches on with more people. And, as always — please send me any links or snaps you find.