This piece of original artwork comes ready to hang.
Opening March 10th,New York City graffiti pioneers TAKI 183, T KID, VFRESH, SKUF, OZBE and DEBSO who will be showcasing new works for the curated group exhibition Action Shotz. The exhibition features photography and mixed media works from some of New York City’s most influential underground graffiti writers, Action Shotz invites the world into the creative process with a mix of tattered subway paraphernalia, aerosol cans, markers and tools of the trade that convey the longevity of New York City's counterculture art community.
“The goal of this exhibition is to show that no matter what generation an artist identifies with, the goal is always to be creative, influential and fresh, proving that New York graffiti in its purest form is timeless,” curator JEE of Kingz Destroy Production said from his studio space in New York.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Graffiti writers around the world know the name that started it all: TAKI 183
. A kid from 183rd Street in Washington Heights in northern Manhattan, TAKI's simple signature captured the attention of a reporter and, in the summer of 1971, an article appeared in The New York Times. TAKI was the first New Yorker to become famous for writing graffiti. The floodgates opened.
Find more from TAKI 183 at www.taki183.net