UCL Urban Laboratory


Is urban graffiti a force for good or evil?

12 January 2015

Athlyn Cathcart-Keays writes for The Guardian on the debate over urban graffiti, drawing on the recent Graffiti Sessions conference co-hosted by the UCL Urban Laboratory

Graffiti Sessions street art

The article focuses on the response of local councils and city-wide governments to tagging and street art.


The Guardian article

Image: Street art commissioned during Graffiti Sessions conference at UCL. Credit: Jordan Rowe