You've probably heard about the war in both Manhattan and Brooklyn between someone dubbed "The Splasher" and street artist. The Splasher, who splashes paint on street art and leaves behind manifestors like "Art: The Excrement of Action" has been destroying works on both sides of the East River, with his work on N. 6th Street in Williamsburg getting particular attention. The paint fight even made yesterday's Times. Well, as you can see above, the artists have won a round on The Splasher on N. 6th Street, covering over the splashings with new art.
· Williamsburg Graffiti War Escalates, Dada Invoked [Curbed]
· Against Streetart: Tale of the Paint Splasher [Gothamist]