Next: A Primer On Urban Painting (2006)

Genres - Visual Arts  |   Sub-Genres - Art History  |   Run Time - 95 min.  |   Countries - Canada, France  |  
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Documentary filmmaker Pablo Aravena turns his lens on the founding fathers of the graffiti art movement and the street-smart visionaries who risk their livelihood to ensure the survival of the controversial art form in this film that offers a little-seen look into the creative process. From the compelling cultural variations on graffiti to the manner in which it is frequently dismissed by critics as visual pollution, this feature offers an entirely new perspective on urban painting. Interviews withwith such proponents as Heavyweight, Banksy, Swoon, Lee QuiƱones, Kami and Sasu, Delta, and Os Gemeos are included.

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graffiti, art, urban