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Silver Spring Graffiti

Despite Silver Spring cleaning crews' constant efforts to erase any graffiti painted onto buildings, signs, or other surfaces, graffiti is still present throughout the Silver Spring community.

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Graffiti artists get creative by tagging address stickers from the Silver Spring post office and sticking them onto the Silver Spring Voice newspaper box outside the Second Avenue Metro entrance.

Graffiti artists get creative by tagging address stickers from the Silver Spring post office and sticking them onto the Silver Spring Voice newspaper box outside the Second Avenue Metro entrance.1Picture by Emma LansworthA bright blue graffiti tag is visible on a map of the Silver Spring Metro station.2Picture by Emma LansworthOrange graffiti tags are painted along construction barriers between the sidewalk and the street at the Silver Spring Metro station.3Picture by Emma LansworthA graffiti tag is painted along the fence bordering the construction zone at the Silver Spring Metro station.4Picture by Emma LansworthThis graffiti mural is on the opposite side of the Metro tracks, seen through the chain link fence on the East-West Highway bridge.5Picture by Emma LansworthA tiny tag reading "catalyst" is painted on the back of a sign at the intersection of Ellsworth Drive and Georgia Avenue, across from the clothing store New York & Company.6Picture by Emma LansworthA mailbox standing outside the Twin Towers apartment complex has a prominent graffiti tag painted on it.7Picture by Emma LansworthThe bright purple paint used to tag this UPS package drop-off box near the intersection of 8Picture by Emma LansworthThe dumpster along Cedar Street, near the corner of Wayne Avenue and Cedar Street, has been tagged multiple times by different artists.9Picture by Emma LansworthThis tag is visible through a chain link fence along the Metro tracks across from Montgomery College's North Science Building.10Picture by Emma LansworthMurray's Auto Clinic has graffiti painted along its long brick wall.11Picture by Emma LansworthThis graffiti mural can be seen through a chain link fence on the East-West Highway bridge spanning across the Metro tracks.12Picture by Emma Lansworth

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