The infamous HSA Crew of Toronto, Canada paints the massive “Midas” wall at Keele and Bloor Streets every year. This past year they’ve decided to get video evidence of the craft and released it for our viewing pleasure. Here’s part one of “The Making Of The Keele Wall 2012″.
German graffiti artist CanTwo gets his paint on in a forest setting that would make any graffiti writer ecstatic. Can2 is one of the pioneers of graffiti in Europe. His style holds a very classic aesthetic.
Graffiti Vice has come out with a brand new graffiti video concept entitled “1 Chrome 1 Noire 10 Minutes”. In other words, graffiti artists get to use one can of black and one can of silver and have 10 minutes to see what they can come up with. DISEK and KSON were the first two guinea pigs. Take a look!
Yok and Sheryo have arrived back in Brooklyn from a long overseas road trip. They’ve decided to make a loud return as well, considering merely days upon returning they’ve freshened up New York City. Peep the video presented by DEGA Films for the funk.
Russian graffiti artist JAYER of the MVP Crew knows his way around the city of St. Petersburg as well as his way around a can of paint. In this video we have the artist spraying his moniker all over from rooftops to bridges.
Our men and interviewees from Issue #4Block By Block have just come out with a super experimental video that’s got a lot of funk from benching to bombing to just straight bizarre activities. We’re just you’ll have fun watching this puppy.
“A mix of clips of the New York City subway system on film, mostly from the ’70s and early ’80s, when graffiti was a mainstay on train cars and everything underground was, for the most part, grittier and more worn than it is today. The exact date range is 1966 to 1984…in other words, Lindsay to Koch.” – Jonathan Hertzberg
Vandals is Nils Müller’s new book. Like his first publication, Blütezeit, it depicts the curiously global phenomenon of graffiti on trains – a movement that remains illegal even as it penetrates the world of mainstream art.