fotografare new york attraverso i suoi graffiti

Prima che la street art diventasse un fenomeno globale, Martha Cooper ha fotografato i pionieri newyorkesi che usavano vagoni della metropolitana come tele su cui dipingere. Sono passati quarant'anni, ma da allora di queste immagini non smettono di...

di i-D Staff
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08 maggio 2017, 12:40pm

'Dondi in his room with friends,' 1979, Copyright Martha Cooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Shy 147 hanging from wrecked train, 1981, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

180th Street Platform, Bronx, NY, 1980, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Boy running on top of train, 1982, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Lady Pink on Train, 1982, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Dondi Painting in New Lots Train Yard, 1980, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Untitled (Young man and bird in left window and two girls in right window), Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York 

Boy drawing OWL with chalk on street, 1978, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York 

Untitled (Coney Island), Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York 

Trade Towers seen from New Jersey, 1981, Copyright MarthaCooper/Courtesy Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

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Tutte le immagini di Martha Cooper per gentile concessione della Steven Kasher Gallery

Tagged:
New York
Graffiti
street art
anni 70
Martha Cooper
graffiti subculture