Graffiti L.A. has 75 ratings and 7 reviews. Nuri said: I’m looking forward to hearing street art historian Jim Prigoff speak about this book and share hi. Long before graffiti was adopted as the visual expression of hip-hop culture in the s, Chicano gang members in East Los Angeles had been developing. Results 1 – 30 of 39 Graffiti L.A.: Street Styles and Art (with cd-rom) by Steve Grody and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

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To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page. I have always been interested in graffiti and I must say if you have ever wanted to learn anything about this urban art style this is a book that will really give a great back story; along with great photographs.

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I’m looking forward to hearing street art historian Jim Prigoff speak about this book and share his insights at Northeastern on June 14th. May 2nd, by steveWP. James Prigoff coauthored the bestselling “Spraycan Art” in A really great range for all Oxfam shoppers!


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Facebook Twitter Googleplus Pinterest Email. Chris rated it really liked it Apr 22, The culmination of author and photographer Grody’s year obsession, this stunning examination of Los Angeles street art should prove to be a definitive work on the subject.

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We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows: I learned a lot about the scene in LA. Essential to the understanding of the development of the graffiti movement, this book will be an invaluable source to graffiti fans around the world. This book is awesome! When he saw spray can murals popping up around Los Angeles’ streets and walls, he immediately recognized their creativity and verve. He includes pieces done on bodegas, abandoned yards, billboards, barbed wire walls, train stations, car garages, and just any place or material that l.a.strete spray paint.

Today Los Angeles writers of diverse backgrounds draw from a unique confluence of cultures that has led to regionally distinctive styles.

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Kenneth rated it it was amazing Apr 26, Nice little radio interview October 1st, by steveWP. August 2nd, by steveWP. So far, I’ve found the “historical” aspects of graffiti very interesting, and the art is amazing!

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lists with This Book. Steve Grody saw spray can art begin to appear around Los Angeless streets and walls in the s and immediately recognized its creativity and verve.

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Hector Cisneros rated it it was amazing Apr 16, Complementing the main text, interviews with L. May 11th, by steveWP.

These rebellious pages of contemporary artwork rewards the viewer with a rush more visceral than ones on many museum visits. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address. I would recommend this book to anybody that wants to learn about the culture of graffiti and learn it threw interviews of writers.