Art@Bay at Sarasota Visual Art: You Have One New Message

Allen Leper Hampton, Big Black Diamond, 2012, Big black diamond

It’s a curious road from graffiti to street art.  A blank wall sans ownership or permission may be a common canvas to both.  Street Art, though, brings more than just irreverence for private property and leaves more than only trite scribble.  The Morean Arts Center’s current survey of Floridian Urban Art is aptly titled Leave a Message: Urban Art in Florida.  The exhibit featured twenty Florida-based artists from various points on the street art continuum.

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