~ Via The Funambulist ~ Prison Map is a project developed by Josh Begley, a graduate student studying Interactive Telecommunications at New York University. Thanks a small script and geo-coordinates, he obtained a google earth snapshot of each of the 4,916 incarceration facilities in the United States. Let’s recall here that a bit less than 2.5 millions people are living in prison… Continue reading MILITARIZED ARCHITECTURES ~ The American Geography of Incarceration ~
Here's some cool typography from NYC. Source "NYC Type" (thanks to "AK47").
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.… Continue reading 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 / http://www.onemoreproduction.com
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… Continue reading 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… Continue reading KRINK_INCASE
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.