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Graffiti artist Futura drops into Harvard Square

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Renowned New York graffiti artist Futura — formerly known as Futura 2000 — stopped by the Harvard Square sneaker emporium Concepts Monday as part of a promotion with Hennessy. What cognac, shoes, and street art have in common, we’re not sure, but Futura — who came up with a cutting-edge crew of artists that included Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Kenny Scharf — seemed to be having fun.

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