Lifestyle | Austin’s Graffiti Park attracts eager spray-painters and thousands of visitors
by Mark Hanson & Douglas Flanders
Posted 3/09/17, 05:26 pm
On a derelict building foundation in Austin’s Castle Hill neighborhood, graffiti artists have painted a cacophony of vibrant colors, squiggles, and shapes. For years the abandoned hillside site was empty except for three tiers of retaining walls surrounded by a cyclone fence. A planned condominium project fell apart with the 2008 economic crash.