NYC Type

Here's some cool typography from NYC. Source "NYC Type" (thanks to "AK47").  

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Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

Cholo writing is the style of graffiti used by Mexican gangs in Los Angeles. Unlike its bulbous comic counterpart on the East Coast, Cholo has roots in curiously formal calligraphic and black letter traditions. This unique typographic language has been documented in a new book, Cholo Writing: Latino Gang Graffiti in Los Angeles (Dokument Press), by François… Lire la suite Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

ESPO ~ First and Fifteenth ~

'Coup de Cœur' du mois ! Check out the latest updates on First and Fifteenth, a sort of graphic novel, pop art short stories, by Stephen Powers aka ESPO (Exterior Surface Painting Outreach) Featuring urban stuff (like signs & advertising) with funny words & characters from the ghetto. © Mark Surface International. All rights reserved. In 2009 with… Lire la suite ESPO ~ First and Fifteenth ~

Street Fisher, archiviste de rue.

Dear readers and friends, It's time to refresh this blog with a bunch of stuff from the Street ! I don't know why I told you about geopolitics and food here, but I don't have the level to talk about these things in a language that is not mine ... (oui, je suis Français...) Unfortunately or fortunately, I have other skills that do not require many words to illustrate them. As "Street Archivist", I'll show you a little about what happens in the public arena in terms of photography, art, sport, architecture and vandalism. Here's the heart of a true "Street Fisher". Let's go surfing ! ^_^ {postscript: I'll let the old articles up for a while, but one day...… Lire la suite Street Fisher, archiviste de rue.