Graffiti Art in Astoria

By Ilija Sekulovski

There’s no doubt Astoria has its fair share of artists, and lots of those are graffiti artists. While there is the unsightly “tagging,” that covers many parts of the neighborhood, there’s also gorgeous murals that take up large walls in places like Welling Court – done by renown artists, such as Mast. 


Photographer Sarah Tarno recently captured this beautiful, motivating piece done in Astoria, and we loved it:





What are your thoughts on the graffiti art in Astoria? Do you think it brings life to the neighborhood, or do you think we could do without it? If you have some shots of the art in Astoria, send it in! Let’s see your view!

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