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New Street Art
New Street Art
Paperback      ISBN: 1788840550
The Rap Quotes Coast to Coast: A Photographic Catalog and Maps of Site-specific Rap Lyrics in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Houston and More
The Rap Quotes Coast to Coast
A Photographic Catalog and Maps of Site-specific Rap Lyrics in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Houston and More
Hardcover      ISBN: 9188369196
A visual catalog of site-specic rap lyrics in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Houston and more.With lyrics from Jay Z, Snoop Dogg, Andre 3000, Kanye West, Scarface and more.Since 2013, multi-disciplinary artist Jay Shells (Jason Shelowitz) has been travelling to major US cities, installing his Rap Quotes campaign. At the time of this publication, the campaign has touched down in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Houston and the Bay Area. Part art book and part guide book, "The Rap Quotes Coast to Coast" takes you on a new kind of journey, with gorgeous photography by Aymann Ismail to offer context for the hip hop lyrics that mark locations in these major cities. Each city/chapter opens with remarks by local hip hop journalists and ends with a map plotting every site-specific rap lyric for that city, giving the reader the ability to take their own hip hop-specific tour of the city they love.The Rap Quotes campaign is ongoing, and in the next few years will launch in Chicago, New Orleans, Miami and other cities around the globe.
Street Logos
Street Logos
Paperback      ISBN: 0500284695
Subverted signs, spontaneous drawings, powerful monolithic symbols, and curious characters represent a worldwide outdoor gallery of free contemporary art. Graffiti art is constantly changing. Fresh coats of paint and newly pasted posters appear overnight in cities across the world. New artists, new ideas, and new tactics displace faded images in a perpetual process of renewal and metamorphosis. From Los Angeles to Barcelona, Stockholm to Tokyo, Melbourne to Milan, wall spaces are a breeding ground for graphic and typographic forms as artists unleash their daily creations. Current graffiti art is reflective of the world around it. Using new materials and techniques, its innovators are creating a language of forms and images infused with contemporary graphic design and illustration. Fluent in branding and graphic imagery, they have been replacing tags with more personal logos and shifting from typographic to iconographic forms of communication. Street Logos is a worldwide celebration of these new developments in twenty-first-century graffiti, an essential sourcebook for all art and design professionals, and a delight to everyone excited by the vitality of the street. 423 color illustrations.
Covert to Overt: The Under/Overground Art of Shepard Fairey
Covert to Overt
The Under/Overground Art of Shepard Fairey
Hardcover      ISBN: 0847846210
The seminal artist’s recent art and poster works, and his triumphant return to his street-art roots with murals, all in work never before published. Shepard Fairey rose out of the skateboarding scene, creating his “Andre the Giant Has a Posse
Year 1 Rewind: A Survey of Graffiti, Street and Urban Art
Year 1 Rewind
A Survey of Graffiti, Street and Urban Art
Hardcover      ISBN: 0867197129
Art of the Street: Rio De Janeiro
Art of the Street
Rio De Janeiro
Hardcover      ISBN: 0993240747
A Street Art Anthology
A Street Art Anthology
Hardcover      ISBN: 8417412212
What is behind the tidal wave of street art that is sweeping through the cultural scene today? What are its artistic features, its codes, and its language? How has its production, which was originally exclusively centered in the urban space, invaded galleries, bringing with it real popularity for some artists? These are some of the questions that Magda Danysz, a gallery owner and recognized expert on street art, answers with an easily comprehensible and entertaining style in this unique, richly illustrated anthology. This volume retraces the history of the genre from its beginnings in the mid-1970s to the current issues that surround it today. This historical journey is dotted with portraits of the big international names from the field and dives deep into one of the major currents of contemporary art.
Abraham Obama: A Guerilla Tour Through Art & Politics
Abraham Obama
A Guerilla Tour Through Art & Politics
Paperback      ISBN: 0867197226
A book with more than 250 color images describes the creation of "Abraham Obama" image--a melding of the faces of Abraham Lincoln and Barack Obama--and its tour across the U.S. and Asia, during which supporters put up hundreds of Abraham Obama stickers and posters. Original.
Asphalt Renaissance: The Pavement Art and 3-D Illusions of Kurt Wenner
Asphalt Renaissance
The Pavement Art and 3-D Illusions of Kurt Wenner
Paperback      ISBN: 1402771266
The author, who revolutionized the ancient art of street painting by creating a technique that produces astounding images in 3-D, discusses his career and work, and showcases his visually stunning paintings. Original. 10,000 first printing.
Street Messages
Street Messages
Hardcover      ISBN: 9185639737