Culture Spotting: The Best of NYC Street (& Bathroom Stall) Art

Written by emilyc

The messages you find on posters plastering the streets of New York City,¬†graffitied on walls, or scribbled in Sharpie onto the doors of bathroom stalls in tiny East Village bars never cease to amaze and amuse me. The following are mostly photos I’ve taken over the past few months in the city, mixed in with a couple I happened upon whilst Pinteresting. Enjoy this weird glimpse into NYC culture.

Tell me about it.

Words of wisdom in the Meatpacking District

More positive messages in Meatpacking

This was taken in a bathroom in Brooklyn, and I’m still alive, so…

Oh. Thank you, bathroom stall.

Advice from a kind of scary East Village bathroom

Nothing tastes as good as Kate Moss being plastered on a dirty NYC wall feels

Taken in the bathroom of W.i.P. – the site of the infamous Chris Brown vs. Drake incident

Images via Pinterest and my iPhone

About the author


Emily is a New Yorker trapped in a Floridian's body and loves every minute of her big city life. With a major in international business and years of being surrounded by ill-fitting suits and all the wrong shoes, she learned that the importance of fashion needs to be communicated to the world. To her, fashion is on the same level as charity work and feeding hungry children. Emily can be found frolicking the streets of her gayborhood enjoying the off-color humor of the gays.

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