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The History of American Graffiti

The first truly comprehensive history of graffiti’s secretive, illegal culture. If there were a college course on graffiti, this would be its textbook. Shepard Fairey This book is a much needed celebration of a true American art form. Alain MaridueƱa, AKA Alan Ket, author of Graffiti Planet, Rockin’ It Suckers, and Graffiti Tattoo Vivid, comprehensive, […]


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Calligraffiti: The Graphic Art of Niels Shoe Meulman

‘Calligraffiti – The Graphic Art of Niels “SHOE” Meulman’ is an impressive publication that presents a large selection of typographic works by Niels Shoe Meulman arranged in a uniquely simplistic manner; every spread presents two interacting visuals on its opposing pages. This repeating duality makes this book much more than just a collection of the […]


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Book: Brighton Graffiti

By Stuart Bagshaw and David Oates / Paperback, 144 pages, Prestel The art of graffiti is alive and well in this English city by the sea, where the city and artists are working together to turn what was considered a public nuisance into a legitimate and treasured part of the Brighton experience. In page after […]


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Street World: Urban Art and Culture from Five Continents

Roger Gastman, Caleb Neelon, and Anthony Smyrski have put together this rich collection showcasing over 1,000 images and authoritative text, highlighting street art and life in cultural hotspots around the globe. Street World: Urban Culture and Art from Five Continents follows skateboarders in Japan, hunts down graffiti artists in San Paolo, Brazil, and exposes the […]


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