Thirty years later, this bible of street art has been updated with over seventy photographs not included in the original edition and new insights on an incredibly rich period for urban art and its legacy. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new books every 1, 2, or 3 months new customers receive 15% off your. Find art you love and shop highquality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at. This subway art was designed for the savvy moms guide relaunch party in april. Subway art is a collaborative book by martha cooper and henry chalfant, which documents the early history of new york citys graffiti movement. Coopers collaboration with henry chalfant, a photographer and filmmaker, captured graffitis golden and assaultive years. Chronicle books is happy to offer their book subway art in a largescale, deluxe format. In 1984, photographers martha cooper and henry chalfant captured the imagination of a generation with subway art, a groundbreaking book documenting the work of graffiti writers who illegally. The photographer brian young has compiled images of straphangers from that year in a new book. One mans opus to new yorks subway art, decades in the making.
In 1984, photographers martha cooper and henry chalfant captured the imagination of a generation with subway art, a groundbreaking book documenting the work of graffiti writers who illegally painted subway cars in new york city. In 1984 the groundbreaking subway art brought graffiti to the world, presenting stunning photographic documentation of the burgeoning. Subway art 25th anniversary edition, thames and hudson, london and chronicle books, san francisco, 2009. Easily share your publications and get them in front of issuus. Mid 1970s new york subway graffiti history video put together. Henry chalfant traces the history of new york graffiti, shows a variety of painted subway cars, and desribes the graffiti writers and how they work. We wanted to be sure our readers here were able to download it too, and we. Code emphasis catches up with henry chalfant on the 25th anniversary of books first publishing. In 1984, photographers martha cooper and henry chalfant captured the imagination of a generation with subway art, a groundbreaking book. Henry chalfant 25th anniversary of subway art exclusive. Subway art martha cooper henry chalfant pdf youtube. One mans opus to new yorks subway art, decades in the.