From grand masterpieces and halls of fame to stickers, stencils, and tags, unique and inspiring photographs of London's rapidly changing graffiti and street art scene are presented with quotes from the artists.
Over the decades, London has become a diverse landscape for all forms of graffiti and street art. From the better-known artists to the constant stream of fresh new talent attracted to the streets, London is a graffiti artist’s paradise and the images represent a London simmering with artistic flair. Featuring glossy photos of ground-breaking graffiti, this book is the perfect companion for anyone excited by this most vibrant and changing of art form, and aims to give an insight into the creative output lost and found in and around the capital.
Joe Epstein, photographer, designer, and author of LDNGraffiti.co.uk, has been casually observing and painstakingly charting the lifespan of London's most diverse graffiti and street art since 2007. An authoritative voice in the field, Joe has contributed to UK exhibitions, assisted with the television documentary Graffiti Wars, collaborated on a four-part documentary series that was broadcast in South-East Asia, and developed the Banksy London Tour iPhone app.