The cr?®me de la cr?®me of graffiti pieces collected in a new Dokument Press¬†book.
145 of the best and most recent work of the world‚Äôs foremost graffiti writers, more than 70 of whom comment on the pieces and say what burners mean to them.
A ‚Äúburner‚Äù is a graffiti piece that is so distinctive that it ‚Äúburns‚Äù all the other paintings surrounding it. Graffiti and street art are constantly developing, and there is a clear will among practitioners to constantly take the art form to new levels and refine their technique.
The quest to surpass oneself and all takers has led to unex- pected and astonishing results. Graffiti Burners collects 145 of the world‚Äôs foremost writers. In addition to showing their best work from the past two years, around 70 of them talk about what a burner means to them, and share their tips on how to create one yourself. The book provides the reader with a unique opportunity to understand more about the dramatic development of the art form of graffiti in the last few years with fine illustra- tions and interesting reading. It is an important part of graf- fiti documentation and a must for street art cognoscenti.
Contributors include Askew, Bates, Ces, Does, Dwane, Egs, Ether, Horfe, Kacao77, Kem, Nomad, Os Gemeos, Poet, Puppet, Revok, Rime, Skore, Smash 137, Swet, T-Kid, Vans The Omega, Wane, Yes 2 and ZZ Top.
Facts Titel: Graffiti Burners¬†Author: Bj??rn Almqvist¬†ISBN: 9789185639427¬†Language: English¬†Pages: 144¬†Dimensions: 26,6 x 18,4 cm¬†Binding: Hardcover¬†Illustrations: More than 100 full-colour photos¬†RRP: ‚Ç¨ 24.90,¬†$29.95,¬†¬£19.99¬†Release date: Europe: May 18, 2011 USA: June 6, 2011