REVIEW | ‘In This Together’ by Tom Gerrard and Aeon at RVCA Gallery, Collingwood

Designing, sculpting, building, sketching, drawing, painting, writing, drawing - these are just some of the verbiage used to describe the applications of a visual artists. Some use the brush to compile their thoughts, others wield a pen for wordplay and then there are those who forge their work by any way they see fit - creating varied … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘In This Together’ by Tom Gerrard and Aeon at RVCA Gallery, Collingwood

REVIEW | Wall Writers | A documentary by Roger Gastman

The origins of graffiti writing, come in a number of shapes, sizes and urban languages, as most reference the time presented at the release of Style Wars and Subway Art, when graffiti found its colourful expressive nature. And while this expression has existed for many years before the era of Kase2 and Mare139, the decade prior is one which rarely gets … Continue reading REVIEW | Wall Writers | A documentary by Roger Gastman

ZINE | SYDIZM by Czna

There has always been animosity between two of Australia's Eastern major forefronts, Melbourne and Sydney. Whether it is through sport, the arts, culture, lifestyle, beaches and, of course, graffiti - nobody can decide who's metropolis reigns supreme. With neither side backing down without a fight, it's safe to say that all this passion must equate from … Continue reading ZINE | SYDIZM by Czna

REVIEW | The Grifters Code: Documenting Modern Day Graffiti Book by Good Guy Boris

d "I didn't do it, but if I did - I was drunk" The opening statement of The Grifters Code is a fitting one, when considering the brands infamous history in graffiti over the last half decade. Feverishly documenting the many facets and inner workings throughout the European graffiti scene, The Grifters founder Good Guy Boris (or President … Continue reading REVIEW | The Grifters Code: Documenting Modern Day Graffiti Book by Good Guy Boris

REVIEW | ‘A – Z’ Book by Amuse One

The DNA of graffiti can be summarized in a few key particles: style, exposure and knowledge. Style in what you do, exposure in how you do it and knowledge in the way you go about it. While the first two demons can be conquered with each layer of paint you lay (although I've never met a writer who is … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘A – Z’ Book by Amuse One

REVIEW | Ghettograffik Magazine – Issue 2

It's been nearly 6 months since Ghettograffik Magazine introduced itself to the local graffiti scene, providing yet another quality selection of panels, pieces and precision painting from the East Coast's most dedicated writers. Dividing itself between features and heavily curated spreads, the team behind Ghettograffik have already shown a diverse selection criteria from The Sunshine Coast … Continue reading REVIEW | Ghettograffik Magazine – Issue 2

REVIEW | ‘The Australian UFO Mystery’ by R.B. Briers & Martin Bell

The best type of art, is one that can be deconstructed from multiple viewpoints. Take films like Under The Skin, one type of audience views it as a simple A to B structured story, while another can ponder on the questions presented for days, weeks, months or even years to come. The scientific unknown tends to ask … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘The Australian UFO Mystery’ by R.B. Briers & Martin Bell

REVIEW | Ghettograffik Magazine – Issue 1

Launching a magazine into the world of graffiti, is no easy feat, most printed matter isn't. Putting together the right layout (at the right price) helps matters, but all in all, the most important factor relates to the content featured between the covers. Thanks to the internet, staying up to date with the happenings in … Continue reading REVIEW | Ghettograffik Magazine – Issue 1

REVIEW | Utah & Ether ‘Probation Vacation: Lost in Asia’ Book

Images provided by The Grifters When it comes to the expanded world of graffiti, from all corners of the globe and the many styles that come with it, one of its key elements is the intent of visibility. Whether it be from one side of a city to the other, finding ones sticker, tag, piece … Continue reading REVIEW | Utah & Ether ‘Probation Vacation: Lost in Asia’ Book

End of The Line | Crunch Time Vol. 6

Magazines are a cornerstone of any local and international graffiti scene. Independently published and distributed, these thin lined collection of stapled pages are more affordable to produce then most books, while usually granted a longer lifespan then the cheaper alternative, the zine. With the currant state of printed matter dying by the day, seeing a newly printed … Continue reading End of The Line | Crunch Time Vol. 6

ZINE | Over Time Part 2 | Melburban featuring Pasif & Lazy

What is the greatest sequel of all time? Godfather 2? Paul's Boutique? What about Low End Theory? I'm not to sure, but one of the hardest things to do, when producing work, is backing it up for the second coming. The creative field, rarely allows the same energy to carry on and flow long enough … Continue reading ZINE | Over Time Part 2 | Melburban featuring Pasif & Lazy