THE BIBLE OF STREET ART PLUS 16 ADDITIONAL PAGES DEDICATED TO STREET ART IN ASIA
The new edition of From Style Writing To Art takes one of DRAGO’s most popular titles and adds a new and improved cover and an entirely new section with 16 extra pages dedicated to the street-art scene in China. From Style Writing to Art is the first Street Art anthology ever published.
Over 400 pages long with 200 illustrations, the book is an art-lover’s guide to the Street. The book is authored by Magda Danysz an established Paris and Shanghai-based art dealer along with Mary-Noelle Dana.
The book represents a comprehensive survey of the street-art movement, from its beginnings with the graffiti pioneers of the 1960s, to its extension into the art world during the 1980s, on to its increased role in popular culture today. Spanning over four decades, the book is divided into three sections each containing detailed accounts of the emergence of different styles and techniques. Each section also provides 2-3 page biographies of the most acclaimed street artists, covering their beginnings and their artistic career as well as a style review and analysis. Overall, the book offers 50 complete biographies including JR, Miss Van, JonOne, Shepard Fairey and Keith Haring.