Glenn Dixon

Glenn Dixon is a writer in Silver Spring, Maryland. His work has appeared in outlets including The Washington Post, Washington City Paper, Artforum, Art issues, The New York Times, The New Republic, and Smithsonian.

One of Richard Hambleton's "Shadowmen"

The 'Shadowmen' Who Preyed on Urban Fear

Richard Hambleton was a pioneering street artist in 1980s New York. His haunting works didn’t call attention to the city’s high crime—they piggybacked on it.