anti-graffiti

Not trying to save the world

Photo by Sigrid Nygaard from information.dk
Information posted an interview with a graffiti remover from All remove. (in Danish)

Jeg lægger hele tiden mærke til graffiti. Også når jeg ikke er på arbejde, og når jeg er ude at rejse. Så tænker jeg; den dér bygning, hvis den lige blev spulet ned og fik noget facaderens … eller: Hvorfor er der ingen, der fjerner graffitien her? Det er sådan nogle ting, der kører i hovedet.

Counting tags in Copenhagen


The Copenhagen Municipality has again been out counting tags, throw ups, posters, stickers and pieces in the streets of Copenhagen.

They found a 21% rise in throw ups compared to November of last year.
They found a 14% rise in tags compared to November of last year.
They found a 11% rise overall compared to November of last year.
They found a 9% rise overall compared to May of last year.

They also had a hard time finding any pieces as they did not come across a single one.

You can read/download the whole thing here.