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The transmission of cultural values passes through powerful media like books, magazines, photographs, documentaries, instruments collecting pieces of information minutely organized by those directly involved or passionate about a certain topic, who want to spread their ideas or share their knowledge and their research. For over ten years Graffitishop staff have selected magazines, books and DVDs describing at best the complex graffiti, art and street wear world, books and stories that have contributed to the spread of graffiti culture and of aerosol art worldwide. In our magazine section you’ll find the best fanzines dedicated to writing, music and design, the most important and popular graffiti magazines at European and global level. With over 200 titles available, in our book section you’ll find an entire library on hip-hop culture, the history of writing and some monographs dedicated to the most powerful writers ever. Read more…
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libreria analog vs digital trainwriting artphotography 2001 2016
Analog vs Digital

Trainwriting Artphotography 2001-2016

Graffiti & Street Art Books

Berlin based photographer Peter Stelzig has been documenting Berlin’s graffiti scene through since 1998. Since 2001 he has been focusing primarily on train graffiti. His current book project „Analog vs. Digital – Trainwriting Artphotography, Berlin 2001-2016? is intended not only to portray his own development as a photographer, but also to provide insights into analogue and digital photography techniques. The book focusses on illustrating the unique features as well as the spectrum of possibilities which analogue photography offers. Paragraphs explaning and supporting the photographs or criticially reflecting on developments in the media are another integral part of the book. In addition to discussing the essentials of photography technique and equipment, the book illustrates and explains more specific methods like double-exposure and lomography in greater detail. Moreover, different film materials are examined including cross-process, black&white, infrared and special effect film. Featuring writers as Abis, Area, Crush, Drow, Easd, Enter, Fister, Fler, Front, Great, Guard, Hercules, Heys, Hydro, Inzh, Kaze, Kird, Kicks, Kiss, Lazer, Lazr, Mamba, Matrix, Moar, Nerz, Odik, Oups, Pesd, Rage, Reck, Rino, Roger, Roy, Ruzd, Smoc, Shake, Sharp, Skim, Spider, Sone, Sput, Stereo, Tags, Teser, Tok, Tour, True, Trus, Trane, Wild, Zok, 1up and many more. Only 500 printed copies.

€ 40,00
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libreria pro176 cosmonometry
 

Cosmonometry

Graffiti & Street Art Books

Cosmonometry is the illustrated biography of Pro176, Parisian writer, spokesman for the European school strongly influenced by the New York writing roots. Son of the Paris suburbs, Pro approaches to graffiti from an early age, preferring the RER A station benches, instead of the school benches. The book recounts his approaches to the world of Hip Hop, his desire to escape from the gray landscape of the Parisian suburbs, his first illegal parties in the underground tunnels, his stylistic evolution based on the meeting with the style masters like Bando, Mode 2 in Paris, Poem, Cope 2 and Wane in New York, Recto and Jaba in Liege. Cosmonometry is a true timeline of a key figure in the European world of writing, which has managed to combine the basics of the style of the graffiti mecca with a frantic search for their own method in lettering design. All-round Artist, in the course of his career Pro176 dedicated himself to everything related to the purest form of writing, becoming a master in both its complex masterpiece productions, and in the art of Throwup and tagging, virtually present in every corner of any Parisian arrondisment, until the full consecration of his figure as an illustrator, exhibiting in many galleries in France, Belgium, Germany, England and Switzerland. The book traces his career from the beginning, step by step, documenting his stylistic evolution that, despite being strongly influenced by the 80s overseas style, has come to an evolution based on the passion for the geometry of the letters and the complexity of the unachievable space, which has transformed its pieces into real masterpieces. A must for those who want to deepen their knowledge into the most innovative lettering design of the last decade.

€ 39,90
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Moreover, the topics addressed by Graffitishop listed books feature photography, fashion, tattoos, graphics, sneakers and much more. The titles selected by our staff also include books to learn how to draw graffiti: starting from basic techniques, these books show how to realize graffiti, from sheet draft to final on-wall rendering. Our DVD page is further divided into: Graffiti Italy, Graffiti Abroad and Graffiti Old School, both to offer an overview on the graffiti situation in Europe and beyond and to tell the story of the birth of writing and hip-hop culture through beautiful shots. Our Rarities and Art Toys categories feature some real treasures: collectibles, limited editions, as well as rare and particular gadgets, perfect for a special and fun gift. What are you waiting for, enter Graffitishop bookshop!
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