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By handselecta - Sunday, August 24, 2014

BRAME UW and I connected via email a few months ago. We’ve been trading stories, videos and flix since then. I put together some of the conversation into an interview of sorts here: SO, LET’S START WITH: WHERE AND WHEN DID YOU STARTING WRITING? CITY, STATE, NEIGHBORHOOD? New York City, started in Washington Heights, then Harlem and Spanish Harlem, and focused the last years in The Bronx. WHAT WERE YOUR MOST ACTIVE YEARS? 1983—1986 for trains,  » Read more about: BRAME UW  »

Gorey Handstyle History Lesson

By handselecta - Wednesday, June 11, 2014

http://www.indiemerch.com/handselecta… Handselecta is pleased to announce a new series of blackbooks, with limited editions by individual writers. Our first two are Curve and Gorey. Gorey developed his style in the streets of Paris, from the early 90s to the 2010’s. He shares some of his many styles and alphabets in this new workbook due out Summer 2014. 128 matte-coated pages Impermeable and bleed proof 8″x10.5″ Over 30 pages of inspiration from GOREY’s black book Over 60 blank pages Over 30 pages of graph paper    » Read more about: Gorey Handstyle History Lesson  »


By handselecta - Wednesday, June 4, 2014

To celebrate the release of two new books by artists, GOREY and CURVE, 12ozProphet and Handselecta have partnered to kick off a handstyle contest, offering two lucky winners the chance to win a cool prize pack we’ve put together. To enter, pen “Practice Makes Perfect” in your most stylish hand with a shout out to “12oz” and post the photo to your Instagram account along with the following hashtags and handles: #12ozhandselectacontest #practicemakesperfect2014 @12ozprophet @handselecta NOTE: You must also be following both @12ozprophet + @handselecta You’re free to submit more than one entry,  » Read more about: CONTEST – PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT  »


By handselecta - Monday, April 28, 2014

It’s been a long time. I shouldn’t have left you….. I’ve been trying to get a bunch of videos edited and uploaded. Look for more video content from Handselecta this Spring and Summer in our youtube and instagram. Cycle holds us down with a simple, stylish print. Homie spent time criss crossing the country for a couple decades. picking up style and leaving it wherever he went.  » Read more about: Cycle  »


By handselecta - Wednesday, March 12, 2014

I was honored to be a guest on this weeks Bullseye with Jesse Thorn on NPR this week, and in company with the immortal George Clinton of P Funk, no less. The show airs Saturday on your local NPR radio station but is online as of today. http://www.maximumfun.org/bullseye/bullseye-jesse-thorn-p-funks-george-clinton-and-tagging-christian-acker  » Read more about: Bullseye  »

Lions x Carnage

By handselecta - Friday, February 14, 2014

New issue of Carnage is out and a must-have for anyone interested in Street bombing in the last 10-15 years. CARNAGE ISSUE 6 FEATURING PHOTOS BY FERNANDO LIONS AVAILABLE ON 2/15 AT REED SPACE IN NYC New York, 2/12/14. The newest issue of Carnage features highlights from Fernando Lions’ personal collection of 35mm photos, taken between 1996 and 2005. The book release will take place on Saturday, 2/15, from 7-10pm at Reed Space Annex at 151 Orchard Street in New York City.  » Read more about: Lions x Carnage  »