Photo Gallery: The Excitement and Danger of Graffiti Tagging
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Photo Gallery: The Excitement and Danger of Graffiti Tagging

Foto: Johannes Arlt/ DER SPIEGEL

Hooked on Tagging When Graffiti Becomes a Dangerous Addiction

Two young Hamburg graffiti artists recently suffered serious accidents in the space of just four days. Both sustained very severe injuries, a typical outcome in a risk-taking subculture in which some have paid for their passion with their lives.
Von Bruno Schrep
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan