Haz 182015

It is a humanity shame!

A graffiti drawn by famous French photographer and street artist JR covered by gray last month. Some citizens blame Fatih municipality for the action. The municipality says they will make an explanation in a few days.

The destroyed graffiti was belonged to the project ‘The Wrinkles of the City’. It was a series of paintings in the Balat and Tarlabasi districts.

‘The Wrinkles of the City’ project covers Los Angeles, Cartagena, Havana, Shanghai, Berlin and Istanbul.

Graffiti by JR

Photo from bgnnews.com

And now it looks as follows:

graffiti painted over with gray

Photo from bgnnews.com

“Istanbul is now the only city that has intentionally destroyed any of JR’s work” says bgnnews.com.

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