street art http://wlrn.org en In Lake Worth, Ephemeral Street Art Is The Year's Biggest Event http://wlrn.org/post/lake-worth-ephemeral-street-art-years-biggest-event <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Artist Bill McCaffrey&nbsp;took 15 hours to complete a chalk painting of a Titanic scene on the street in Lake Worth, before the rain came and washed it away. But that's OK with him.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"The longer I do street art, I become less possessive of my work," he says. "You learn to let it go."</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">McCaffrey was one of the featured artists at the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival, in which he has participated for 17 years.</span></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:18:49 +0000 Andrea Richard 28350 at http://wlrn.org In Lake Worth, Ephemeral Street Art Is The Year's Biggest Event Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Wynwood’s Evolving Street Art http://wlrn.org/post/now-you-see-it-now-you-don-t-wynwood-s-evolving-street-art <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve wandered around </span>Wynwood<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, chances are you’ve noticed all the murals. And if you wander around there months later, you'll probably notice a lot of them are gone.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And when Art Basel comes around, </span>Wynwood<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is like a whole new place.</span><br /><br />“It’s temporary. It’s just for the moment just so you can feel it and breathe it and do it and then you let it go,” muralist Kazilla says.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:12:09 +0000 Julia Duba 24493 at http://wlrn.org Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Wynwood’s Evolving Street Art Graffiti Iconz In Lake Worth Fosters Graffiti Art Movement Beyond Wynwood http://wlrn.org/post/graffiti-iconz-lake-worth-fosters-graffiti-art-movement-beyond-wynwood <p>In Lake Worth, where the prevalence of gang graffiti motivated city commissioners to create an anti-spray paint ordinance in 2010, artist/business owner&nbsp;Adolphe Latorre&nbsp;has his work cut out for him.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 20:01:07 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9685 at http://wlrn.org Graffiti Iconz In Lake Worth Fosters Graffiti Art Movement Beyond Wynwood