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THE PLATFORM

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THE PLATFORM

When Jadon Woodard was arrested while performing on a subway platform, it set off a chain of events that ended in $55,000 worth of studio money. It's legal to play on the platform, but NYC's underground performers still face regular prosecution and illegal arrests are an ongoing obstacle to buskers. This time, the buskers fought back. Jadon and his bandmate Ghsts & Guitars filed suit with the help of activist group BuskNY, and found themselves at the center of NYC's ongoing battle for creative freedom.

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KAWS

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KAWS

King of collaboration, street artist KAWS finds new outlets in Nigo, Pharrell, Air Jordan, Uniqlo and MoMA,

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DON'T TRY... BE

DON'T TRY... BE

What's the value of public art? Diego Orlandini dreamed up the Wynwood Coloring Book, bringing together artists from the block all the way to Banksy.

MAKE IT TIL U MAKE IT

MAKE IT TIL U MAKE IT

When not running NYC clubs like Pink Elephant & Go, Shawn Kolodny’s creating installation art in Miami like the Fake Fulfillment Center... and someday a tank covered in diamond dust.