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NYC Type

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

Sacha Jenkins & the birth of hip-hop.

Sacha Jenkins, graffiti writer (SHR), Author (“Piecebook: The Secret Drawings of Graffiti Writers”) & co-founder of ego trip magazine,  producer of the White Rapper Show, former editor of Mass Appeal, theater writer (Deez Nuts !) and Astoria resident, breaks down for Gasface a widely accepted story of the birth of Hip-hop from the other side of the Tri-Borough Bridge.… Lire la suite Sacha Jenkins & the birth of hip-hop.


PIXELS is Patrick Jean’ latest short film, shot on location in New York. New York invasion by 8-bits creatures ! Featuring : Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Tetris, Space Invader... Written, directed by : Patrick Jean Director of Photograhy : Matias Boucard SFX by Patrick Jean and guests Credits & copyright Patrick Jean /

The Radiant Child

Synopsis : In his short career, Jean-Michel Basquiat was a phenomenon. He became notorious for his graffiti art under the moniker Samo in the late 1970s on the Lower East Side scene, sold his first painting to Deborah Harry for $200, and became best friends with Andy Warhol. Appreciated by both the art cognoscenti and… Lire la suite The Radiant Child


The Curated by Arkitip project launched with the KRINK Sleeve, a collaborative project between Incase and artist Craig Costello, a.k.a. KRINK or KR. Craig Costello is one of the most visionary and inspirational artists working today and is also the creator of KRINK, a line of the finest quality handmade inks and markers, beloved by… Lire la suite KRINK_INCASE

Kevin Cyr_Camper project

Camper Bike I conceived of the Camper Bike while working in Beijing, assisting a New York artist on a painting project. I absolutely fell in love with Beijing, and became especially interested in the city's bike culture. I knew I wanted to do something based on the bike culture, at least document them for a… Lire la suite Kevin Cyr_Camper project

New Krink Metallic K-60 colors

New Krink Metallic K-60 colors. Metallic green, Metallic, purple, Metallic blue. Unique to the market, Krink metallic inks are unrivaled. Permanent and opaque. Handmade in the USA.

Working time needed to buy a Big mac

How many minutes to earn the price of a Big Mac ? The size of your pay packet may be important, but so is its purchasing power. Helpfully, a UBS report published this week offers a handy guide to how long it takes a worker on the average net wage to earn the price of… Lire la suite Working time needed to buy a Big mac

Michael Martin aka « Iz the Wiz »

The Master Blaster : On June 12, the graffiti artist Iz the Wiz had a rare show of his work in the Bronx, in which he spray-painted a mock-up subway facade with his bubble-letter “Iz” repeatedly. “You would have these pieces running like this 10 cars straight,” said Michael. “When that hit the train station,… Lire la suite Michael Martin aka « Iz the Wiz »

WTC 1999

Un petit souvenir du haut des tours jumelles de NY en 1999...j'ai scanné ici un tirage papier d'une photographie argentique un peu 'cheap' d'où l'aspect usé et les coins flous.