Artist: Popeyes

As bodega art has crept its way into the galleries of Manhattan’s swankiest neighborhoods, it has also found its way to Madison Avenue. As with every great movement, attempts have been made to use bodega art for profit. Such is the case with this detail from a display at a popular fried chicken chain. This is always a difficult moment for the discerning art lover. Though a true fanatic would want nothing more than to bring bodega art to the wider world, at what cost? At what cost?