New York Graffiti and Street Art Tours
New York City is a mecca for graffiti and street art, making it a very attractive playground for artists from around the world. Come and explore Street Art of New York with Free Tours by Foot. Bushwick in a working class district on the north side of Brooklyn adjacent to Williamsburg has been attracting artists for some time now. The neighborhood has a fair collection of art studios and galleries, but it’s Bushwick’s industrial landscape that’s attracting the street artist. If you came looking for 1960’s Greenwich Village, you’ll find something brewing in Bushwick. Do also check out our complete selection of Brooklyn tours.
Tip: Be sure to also take a look at our Manhattan Street Art Tour and Williamsburg Brooklyn Street Art Tour. If our schedules don’t work for you, keep in mind that several of the tourist discount passes include street art and graffiti tours.
Join Free Tours by Foot in Bushwick, Brooklyn and discover some of the best New York graffiti and street art on some of the world’s best and most interesting urban canvasses. We’ll explain to you the background and history behind the art of many famous and not-so-famous artists. Obtain a better appreciation and critical eye for what is an ever changing form of expression, all the while exploring a part of New York only now emerging on visitors’ itineraries.
Artists whose works we may encounter on the New York Graffiti and Street Art Tour:
- Buff Monster, known for his use of the color pink
- Skewville, famous, among other things, for re-inventing the sneakers over the telephone wire
- Beau Stanton
- Billy Mode & Chris Stain – famous members of the Bushwick Collective
- and many many other artists.
- Some of sites in Bushwick we will see on the tour:
- Roberta’s Pizza
- The BogArt
- The Loom
- Maria Hernandez Park
- The Bushwick Collective
- Vintage shopping hot-spots
- Great places for refreshments
- Check out our self-guided Bushwick Brooklyn tour.
Reservations: REQUIRED. Click here to reserve.
Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Tour distance is approximately 1.5 miles (2k)
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Where: Tours meet outside the Raw and Fine Chocolate Shop 288 Seigel St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 by the Morgan Street Subway Station. (map)
Cost: The New York Graffiti and Street Art Tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.
Save even more money when in the Big Apple with a tourist discount pass.