Hair Loss Brand’s Ad Cut Short by Artivist

06.07.10 Bucky Turco

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The battle between advertising and art continues on the gritty streets of the Meatpacking District in Manhattan. Unhappy with a hair loss company’s decision to buff part of a mural by Conor Harrington and incorporate into their ad, an artist who prefers to remain anonymous sent in a photo (right) of the newly defaced wall that offers a “small amount of justice” for public art that refuses to be branded!