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Since its genesis on the East Coast of the United States in the late 1960s street art has travelled to nearly every corner of the globe morphing into highly ornate and vibrant new styles From Steve Powers Espo in New York to Kid Zoom in Australia taking in Banksys London Paris as transfigured by Honet and OX and the gargantuan murals of the Brazilian twins Os GmeosThe World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitiis the first truly geographical history of the form Featuring specially commissioned works from major graffiti and street art practitioners The World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitioffers the reader an insiders view of the urban landscape as the artists themselves experience it This beautifully illustrated book produced with the help of many of the artists it features dispels the idea of such art as a thoughtless defacement of pristine surfaces and instead celebrates it as a contemporary and highly creative inscription upon the skin of the built environment Organized geographically by continent and by city from New York Los Angeles and Montreal in North America through Mexico City and Buenos Aires in Latin America to London Berlin and Madrid in Europe as well as Sydney and Tokyo in the Pacific it profilesthan 100 of todays most important artists and features over 700 astonishing artworksSince its genesis on the East Coast of the United States in the late 1960s street art has travelled to nearly every corner of the globe morphing into highly ornate and vibrant new styles From Steve Powers Espo in New York to Kid Zoom in Australia taking in Banksys London Paris as transfigured by Honet and OX and the gargantuan murals of the Brazilian twins Os GmeosThe World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitiis the first truly geographical history of the form Featuring specially commissioned works from major graffiti and street art practitioners The World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitioffers the reader an insiders view of the urban landscape as the artists themselves experience it This beautifully illustrated book produced with the help of many of the artists it features dispels the idea of such art as a thoughtless defacement of pristine surfaces and instead celebrates it as a contemporary and highly creative inscription upon the skin of the built environment Organized geographically by continent and by city from New York Los Angeles and Montreal in North America through Mexico City and Buenos Aires in Latin America to London Berlin and Madrid in Europe as well as Sydney and Tokyo in the Pacific it profilesthan 100 of todays most important artists and features over 700 astonishing artworksSince its genesis on the East Coast of the United States in the late 1960s street art has travelled to nearly every corner of the globe morphing into highly ornate and vibrant new styles From Steve Powers Espo in New York to Kid Zoom in Australia taking in Banksys London Paris as transfigured by Honet and OX and the gargantuan murals of the Brazilian twins Os GmeosThe World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitiis the first truly geographical history of the form Featuring specially commissioned works from major graffiti and street art practitioners The World Atlas of Street Art and Graffitioffers the reader an insiders view of the urban landscape as the artists themselves experience it This beautifully illustrated book produced with the help of many of the artists it features dispels the idea of such art as a thoughtless defacement of pristine surfaces and instead celebrates it as a contemporary and highly creative inscription upon the skin of the built environment Organized geographically by continent and by city from New York Los Angeles and Montreal in North America through Mexico City and Buenos Aires in Latin America to London Berlin and Madrid in Europe as well as Sydney and Tokyo in the Pacific it profilesthan 100 of todays most important artists and features over 700 astonishing artworks