July 2013

WALL\THERAPY 2013

WALL\THERAPY

Actively seeking to integrate artists in the graffiti and street art worlds, our muralists during the 2013 event included graffiti writers active in NYC’s scene in the 70s and 80s, including Daze, Lady Pink, and Smith, who would be among the first to bring  this artform into the gallery world. Other muralists were among the top 10 reknowned street artists working today as well as more traditionally studio-based artists.

La Lucha Siempre, Range, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
A History Lesson
In 2013, the majority of the murals were concentrated in two areas: North (El Camino Trail area) and South (South Wedge area). The Northern murals largely represented a look at the roots of traditional graffiti, including forebears from NYC, Brazil, and our own Rochester. 
Untitled - (Big Fish and Friends), Binho, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Flex Your Power, Change, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled, Maxx Moses, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
La Lucha Siempre, Range, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Beyond the Horizen, Daze, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
"Binho", Binho, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Patterned Rug), Jessie & Katey, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Wisdom is Knowing I'm Nothing), Wise Two, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Lady of the Leaf (a remix), Lady Pink, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Dragon), Smith, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Fight Club Series), Conor Harrington, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
I am, Yo Soy, LNY, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (A Dream Rises Guided by the Sun), Freddy Sam, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Boy and a City), Chris Stain, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Birds), Labrona, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Capture), Ever and Gaia, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Sic semper erat et sic semper irit, Faith47, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Eagle and Wave), DALeast, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Baby Chick), ROA, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Bazooka), Freedom, 2013-07-03/2013-07-07, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Pepsi Cap), Freedom, 2013-07-03/2013-07-07, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Chicken and Egg), ROA, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (1975), Mike Ming, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Owl), Binho, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Essay on the Symbolism of The Flag and Its Social Consequence, Ever, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Commerce Moves Swifter Than Culture, Gaia, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
The New Breed
Moving south of downtown Rochester, the majority of the muralists working in and around the South Wedge neighborhood tended to be younger or local artists, many current leaders in the public mural movement. 
The Ones We Love, Sarah C. Rutherford, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Heron and Toad), Mr. Prvrt, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Fox and Rabbit), Mr. Prvrt, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Commerce Moves Swifter Than Culture, Gaia, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Fight Club Series), Conor Harrington, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Joan of Arc), Siloette, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Colorful Wave), Mike Ming, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Understand, Adam Francey, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Sea Creatures), Bile, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (REXY), St. Monci, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Skull), St. Monci, Justyn Iannucci, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Flock Market, Thievin' Stephen, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Beach Scene), Cern, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
This is WALL\THERAPY, Lea, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Meet the Wolves), Jackfox, 2013-07-19/2013-07-28, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Boy and Robot), Pixel Pancho, 2013-10-08/2013-10-11, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
FALL\THERAPY
A number of artists joined us after our July 2013 event to continue adding murals throughout the city. This expanded grouping of visitors became affectionately known as FALL\THERAPY.
The Trying, Know Hope, 2013-08-18/2013-08-24, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Constant, Know Hope, 2013-08-18/2013-08-24, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
The Notion of Homeland, Know Hope, 2013-08-18/2013-08-24, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Rock, Paper, Scissors), Case, 2013-08-19/2013-09-03, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Martin Luther King), Case, 2013-08-19/2013-09-03, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Flower Power, Icy and Sot, 2013-10-27/2013-10-29, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
We're All the Same, Icy and Sot, 2013-10-27/2013-10-29, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Boy on Heart), Icy and Sot, 2013-10-27/2013-10-29, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Untitled - (Boy and Robot), Pixel Pancho, 2013-10-08/2013-10-11, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Etty, Faring Purth, 2013-07-01/2013-11-01, From the collection of: WALL\THERAPY
Credits: Story

WALL\THERAPY
A public community-level intervention using mural art as a vehicle to address our collective need for inspiration.

WALL\THERAPY is an initiative of the Synthesis Collaborative, a 501(c)(3) public charity incorporated in New York State


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WALL\THERAPY 2013 was curated by founder Dr. Ian Wilson and co-curated by Erich S. Lehman.

Mural photos by:
Mark Deff
Erich S. Lehman
Jason WIlder
Josh Saunders
Matt DeTurck

Credits: All media
The story featured may in some cases have been created by an independent third party and may not represent the views of the institutions whose collections include the featured works or of Google Arts & Culture.
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