Training Days: The Subway Artists Then and Now by Henry Chalfant,Sacha Jenkins

By Henry Chalfant,Sacha Jenkins

the tale of the start of the subway graffiti flow in manhattan within the phrases of twelve writers, whose creativity fuelled the flowering of the stream within the past due Nineteen Seventies and early Eighties, taking pictures all of the uncooked, explosive creativity of that period.

Henry Chalfant's pictures in Subway Art encouraged budding graffiti writers all over the world; now learn the tales at the back of these iconic pictures within the phrases of the pioneers of the graffiti move.

In the past due Nineteen Seventies, manhattan urban used to be bankrupt, soiled and unsafe. Born on those dirty streets, graffiti quickly made its mark. the following, the graffiti writers supply first-person money owed in their stories. separately interviewed for this ebook, they demonstrate an actual, remarkable perception into the golden age of graffiti.

Henry Chalfant is the writer of the main winning e-book on graffiti ever released, 'Subway Art', additionally released by means of Thames & Hudson.

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