THE FIRST BOOK OFFERING A CLASSIFICATION OF STREET ART BY THEMES
WITH ARTWORKS FROM MORE THAN 30 MAJOR COUNTRIES INCLUDING THE UK, THE US, JAPAN, KOREA, BRAZIL, ARGENTINA, MEXICO, GERMANY, FRANCE, ITALY OR SPAIN
LEADING STREET ARTISTS, NEWCOMERS AND ANONYMOUS TALENTS SHOWN
From Seoul to Berlin and from London to Buenos Aires, there is hardly a city around the globe without street art murals adorning its walls. The endless variety of styles and subjects shown in this artistic form makes, arguably, the street art scene one of the most vibrant, creative and accessible parts of popular culture. This book explores the main motifs found in street artworks on the five continents; from political protest to love, nature, portrait, fantasy, animals, lettering and ornamental patterns, with short explanations putting the works into context. The 250 pieces contained in this book, from anonymous and renowned street artists alike, offer a peerless panorama of today’s street art, and will be an inspirational companion to budding street artists, pop culture fans and anyone interested in contemporary aesthetics.
220 x 240 mm (82⁄3 x 91⁄2 in)
RIGHTS SOLD: FRENCH