Outside of the salon down the block from my house there are some really excellent stencils of Divine. There are some newer works further down the sidewalk, in the same style. Whenever I take BART to work, I always make sure to read each one as I pass by.
“Only two kinds of folks intrigue the public: women with pasts, and men with futures”
(Also, is that a John Waters stencil? Hard to tell because no mustache…)
“A fool and his money make a great date”
“We are here now. Now is the only time that really exists.” Yup.
Everybody in San Francisco knows the famous Clarion St. murals in the Mission. Today while running around with a friend of mine I stumbled across two more really great spots.
At Haight + Laguna, a relatively new corner of art has popped up, and is still being painted:
Very Donnie Darko, no?
My personal favorite from the corner.
Later on in the day we wandered down to the Mission, where I had to get a picture of this laundromat:
We stumbled across a tour group checking out the Balmy St murals. Here are a few that I liked:
It’s a Transformer made out of houses!
Saved the best for last, LOL!