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Train Graffiti: Subway World

In 2009, a very interesting graffiti book called “Subway World” was published by Dokument Press, which somehow past my attention. Anyway, here is the article about that clean book about international train graffiti…

Subway World is a book about graffiti on subway trains all over the world. What started in New York in the seventies has become an worldwide artform with thousands of artists. The tradition of using subway cars as canvases has been preserved and has become an integrated part of the graffiti movement. Subway World takes you through more than 70 cities and four different continents. (dokument.org)

The 160 pages book contains impressions and related stories from Moscow in Russia and Tbilsi in Georgia to London, Berlin, Milan and Paris in Europe. In my view the book has some interesting potential in addition to its documenting character…

…if you are interested now and would like to by it, ask Amazon!

Train Graffiti: Subway World
Train Graffiti: Subway World
Train Graffiti: Subway World
Train Graffiti: Subway World

Book-insights via streetgiant.com.

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Urban Art Core is your independent, international source for street art, graffiti and urbanism from around the world, mainly focused on stories, news and actions taking place in urban environments.

It spreads the urban Berlin voice loud and clear to metropolises far and wide and celebrates the urban arts, urban exploration movement and guerilla art interventions with news about artists, trends and exhibitions, since 2009.

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