Rockin' It Suckers:10th Anniversary Edition

by Cousin Frank
Rockin' It Suckers:10th Anniversary Edition
  • ISBN-13: 9789188369406
  • Author(s): Cousin Frank
  • Subject: Graffiti & street art
  • Publisher: Dokument Press
  • Imprint: Dokument Press
  • Publication Date: 23-04-2020
  • Format: h/b

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£25.99
New York in the 1980s was a city tormented by violent crime. But despite the violence some found room for creativity. Hip hop culture was in full bloom and a group of young graffiti artists became famous for their determination to keep the subway trains colourful despite the city's zero-tolerance policy towards graffiti. They became known as the infamous RIS crew, waging a war with the city's authorities. As a result, they took over New York with style, becoming one of the world's most influential graffiti crews. This is their story.
About the book

New York in the 1980s was a city tormented by violent crime. But despite the violence some found room for creativity. Hip hop culture was in full bloom and a group of young graffiti artists became famous for their determination to keep the subway trains colourful despite the city's zero-tolerance policy towards graffiti. They became known as the infamous RIS crew, waging a war with the city's authorities. As a result, they took over New York with style, becoming one of the world's most influential graffiti crews. This is their story.