"That’s immediately how I gauge how healthy a city is—by the amount of tags. It’s just in direct competition with advertising. It’s still one of the last things that hasn’t been corrupted."
In a new video from the Exclusive series, Barry McGee—from the galleries of his mid-career survey at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in 2012—describes his interests in tagging. The exhibition, Barry McGee, is currently on view at the ICA Boston.
WATCH: Barry McGee: Tagging