Classic Hits — New York’s Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers is a book written by Alan Fleisher and Paul Iovino, with an introduction by Phase 2. The book documents the very beginning of the graffiti movement in New York through the point of view of the pioneers as they talk about how they got into graffiti and where it took them. Author Alan Fleisher started writing graffiti in the Bronx in 1972 and never left the house without his camera, giving the book a never before seen insider perspective. It features artists such as Ale One, All Jive 161, Blade, Cay 161, Checker 170, Clyde, Death, Fdt 56, Flint 707, Iz The Wiz, Jester 1, Joe 182, Lava, Lsd OM, Mico, Pnut 2, Roger 1, Ski 168, Snake 1, Taki 183 and Vamm.
Classic Hits — New York’s Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers drops this Spring and will be available on Amazon.
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