February 13 2013

The Writing on the Wall

New York-Art

Scribbling hearts, initials, phone numbers and penises (peni?) on bathroom walls is a long and not particularly noble tradition, but patrons of The Living Room lounge at The Standard, High Line have taken things to a whole 'nother level. Egged on by Geoff McFetridge's cheeky wallpaper, the graffiti in and around the first-floor restrooms addresses a broad range of topics, from politics and self-help, to music, sports, culture, etiquette, love, sex and politics. Click through the gallery above for a small sampling of New York's tipsy creativity ...

All Photos: Markus Marty