UP5 Preview – ALOFT – Views From Up Above
A collection of photos of NYC graffiti filmed via drone.
A Reflection on Lee Quiñones at Independent 20th Century Fair
Alexandria reflects on Lee Quiñones, one of the grandfathers of street art, who had his works on view from both his tagging past and his canvas present at this year’s Independent 20th Century Fair in September.
AL DIAZ: 4 THE CREATIVELY DEFIANT
A profile by Kurt McVey of the legendary Al Diaz, covering his upbringing, his art, and his relationship with Basquiat.
‘Soft Art You Can Touch’: MRS on the Versatile, Physical Possibilities of Art
Whitney interviews MRS—a Bronx born and raised graffiti artist with an affinity for textiles and an eye for patterns. Together, they muse on male dominance in graffiti, craft’s qualifications as an art form, and why some graffiti artists do not categorize themselves as “artists.”