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Graffiti

Graffiti


Graffiti

  • Graffitiisthenameforimagesorletteringscratched, scrawled, paintedormarkedinanymanneronproperty. Inmoderntimes, spraypaint, normalpaintandmarkershavebecomethemostcommonlyusedmaterials. Inmostcountries, defacingpropertywithgraffitiwithoutthepropertyowner'sconsentisconsideredvandalism, whichispunishablebylaw. Sometimesgraffitiisemployedtocommunicatesocialandpoliticalmessages.


Graffiti

  • GraffitiisoftenseenashavingbecomeintertwinedwithhiphopcultureandthemyriadofinternationalstylesderivedfromNewYorkCitySubwaygraffiti .However, therearemanyotherinstancesofnotablegraffitithiscentury. Graffitihaslongappearedonrailroadboxcarsandsubways.


Graffiti as an element of hip hop

Graffitiasanelementofhiphop

  • Graffitiisoneofthefourmainelementsofhiphopculture.Therelationshipbetweengraffitiandhiphopculturearisesbothfromearlygraffitiartistspracticingotheraspectsofhiphop, anditsbeingpracticedinareaswhereotherelementsofhiphopwereevolvingasartforms


Graffiti

  • A 2006 exhibitionattheBrooklynMuseumdisplayedgraffitiasanartformthatbeganinNewYork'souterboroughsandreachedgreatheightsintheearly '80s withtheworkofCrash, Lee, Daze, KeithHaringandJean-MichelBasquiat.

  • Itdisplayed 22 worksbyNewYorkgraffitiartists, includingCrash, DazeandLadyPink. InanarticleabouttheexhibitioninTimeOutMagazine, curatorCharlottaKotiksaidthatshehopedtheexhibitionwouldcauseviewerstorethinktheirassumptionsaboutgraffiti. TerranceLindall, anartistandexecutivedirectoroftheWilliamsburgArtandHistoricCenter, saidregardinggraffitiandtheexhibition:

  • "Graffitiisrevolutionary, inmyopinion," hesays, "andanyrevolutionmightbeconsideredacrime. Peoplewhoareoppressedorsuppressedanoutlet, sotheywriteonwalls—it'sfree."


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