Posts tagged with ‘nyc’

  • TAG TOWN – Martha Cooper

    Martha Cooper is best known for publishing SUBWAY ART in 1984. Together with Henry Chalfant she documented the New York…

  • CLASSIC HITS – New York’s Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers

    If you think about New York subway graffiti, names like SEEN, DONDI, LEE, QUIK or ZEPHYR may come to you…

  • Nuart Journal – #1 Space is the Place

    “Nuart Journal is a forum for critical commentary on urban art, defined as broadly as possible to include all aspects…

  • AMSTERDAM ON TOUR – The early signs of Dutch graffiti

    “The year is 1983 A.D.. New York graffiti occupies the globe, the Old Europe is entirely clean and name writing…

  • Disz. The first Dutch writer bombing the New York City subway.

    …New York City is still the capital and cultural center of graffiti. It’s like Mecca to those who worship at…

  • The G-Word: Virtuosity and Violation, Negotiating and Transforming Graffiti.

    Since graffiti became a public phenomenon in the 1970s, there has always been the paradox of its illegal occurrence in…

  • Flight Mode No.3 – Old Habits – New Habitats

    The 2018 issue of Flight Mode just kept going where the concept magazine did start three years ago. The book…

  • The history of graffiti in Greece 1984 – 1994

    In 1984 the graffiti writing culture has been transported from New York City to the whole world in movies like…

  • Public Wall Writing in Philadelphia

    As New York City developed its own name writing culture in the 1960s, so did Philadelphia. In “Public Wall Writing…

  • Antny Kreeg 47 – Kilroy’s Conformity

    „This book is a mix between thoughts I had for a doctoral thesis, writing out my psychotic episodes and a…

  • Art Inconsequence – Advanced Vandalism

    The “art inconsequence”-movie, which was published in 2007 is a milestone concerning the avantgardistic approach of the featured material. Although…

  • Forms of Rockin’

    Tracing back the origins of letterforms in graffiti, you’ll find major figures who influenced hundreds of young people in the…

  • Gates Of Graffiti

    Doors play a significant role in graffiti writing, especially when it comes to tagging. In Gates of Graffiti Malcolm Jacobson…

  • Dumar Novy – What Do One Million Ja Tags Signify?

    Was bringen eine Million „JA“ Tags zum Ausdruck? Was bedeutet es, wenn ein Writer seit 1985 kontinuierlich durch Tags und…