“Getting Up” is the term used by graffiti “artists” to describe their success in making Through candid interviews, New Yorker Craig Castleman documents the. Author, Craig Castleman. Translated by, Pilar Vazquez Alvarez. Publisher, Hermann Blume, ISBN, , Length, pages . Taki would become a “folk hero” to a growing population of writers–graffiti artists: I just did it everywhere I went. I still do, though not as much.

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It’s a good sociological study of graffiti, and it is, but without the academic fluff, which sometimes made it feel incomplete.

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Getting Up: Subway Graffitti in New York by Craig Castleman

Johnny Galt rated it it was amazing Oct 18, grafflti At a time were there was just no information out there about what was going on in the New York Subway tunnelsthis book actually brought happy reading times graffihi many kids. Nathan rated it really liked it Jul 09, It was an interesting book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Want to Read saving…. It really shows both sides of the conflict around graffiti, even if it’s more compassionate towards the writers than the system trying to regulate them.

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This book was assigned for a class I am currently taking. Michael Castlman rated it it was amazing Mar 04, This is still a really important and informative piece of archives for decade between and If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

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