Several decades ago graffiti was invented in NYC's South Bronx, and was initially more about defacement and outcries of social injustice than the art form it later evolved into.
Japan imported the concept, and has unsurprisingly evolved it into something else entirely. Check out Pink Tentacle's insanely thorough photo gallery of painted trains in Japan.
I’m a lapsed industrial designer. I was born in NYC and figured I’d die there, but a few years ago I abandoned New York to live on a farm in the countryside with my wife. We have six dogs.
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