more sexist tagging on Leicester St

more sexist tagging on Leicester St

So much for the idea of ethics in tagging whereby the work of supposedly respected artists will not be defaced by moron taggers. Adnate’s section of the huge council funded mural on Leicester St has been seriously defaced by taggers.

In my recent post about the lack of ethics in tagging I suggested that a work by a woman artist was tagged because the artist was a woman, but a commenter suggested that the sexist graffiti could be interpreted as being directed towards the woman character painted on the wall.…

the annual Rose hotel street party is on this Sunday

the annual Rose hotel street party is on this Sunday

Each year The Rose Hotel hosts a street party to raise money for local charity. They close off Leicester Street, put on a few bands, cook up some street food, and run some raffles and auctions through the afternoon. This year they have chosen Fitzroy Adventure Playground (Cubbies) as their charity due to them facing over $100,000 worth of federal budget cuts.…