Rest In Peace To Stay High 149

(Artist, Stay High 149. Photo and rights by Disco Bryso)

New York Graffiti legend, Wayne Roberts aka Stay High 149, passed away yesterday at the age of 61.  Stay High 149, The Voice Of The Ghetto, was a pioneer to the graffiti movement in New York City in the early 1970’s and then again when he resurfaced in 2000. Thanks to his resurfacing, his tags still blanket the city today.

Read some of the many obituaries & artist reactions to Stay High 149′s untimely death:

Watch some videos of Stay High 149 in action after the jump!

(Stay High 149. Photo and rights by The Real Sneak)


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