NEXT SOON : A ” Trota ” around the world

  Trota – “The” Crew The History of Rome’s graffiti scene told by Mr. Trota ,graffiti legend worldwide directly from his Graffiti Shop. Graff Dream’s photo Trota in the 90’s a Trota ‘s logo for his graffitishop in Rome – Indirizzo : Via Noto, 35, 00182 Roma RM (italy) Thanks for the photo @ hellomynameis.it and @ […]

Blade – Icon of the New York City and a Hero-Figure

Steven D. Ogburn, better known as Blade or Steve, a famed New York-based street artist and a proud owner of the title King of Graffiti since he painted over five thousand trains with his striking characters. Famous for his whole cars, he became an icon of the New York City and a hero-figure for the […]

TATS CRU – Brim, Bio, BG183, Nicer, HOW, NOSM, Totem

TATS CRU is a group of Bronx-based graffiti artists turned professional muralists. The current members of TATS CRU are Bio, BG183, Nicer, HOW, NOSM and Totem. TATS CRU were founded by Brim, Bio, BG183 and Nicer, TATS CRU is also a major producer of New York City-style memorial murals, and have created artwork for many […]

The wonderful story of tattoos over time.

The History of Tattoos Primitive Tattoos: Skin was the first canvas for art. Sticks and other pointy objects were the first paintbrushes. Tattooing was first a form of scarification. This involved wounding oneself and packing dirt or ashes into the scrape or cut to discolor it permanently. It is believed that prehistoric man cut holes […]

Chino BYI – Historian Of Classic New York Hip-Hop culture

David “Chino” Villorente aka Chino BYI is the old-school graffiti artist and subsequent historian of classic New York graffiti culture  was among those who rose to the top with his determination and style. Chino bombing career subsequently helped pave the way for a successful run in music, writing, and publishing and he continued to paint […]

Kaws – From Graffiti To The Sculpture

Brian Donnelly is currently best known as the artist KAWS, was born in 1974 in Jersey City, New Jersey. He graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in illustration in 1996, KAWS  just started painting as much as possible,wherever he could and started getting into bombing […]

The legend that made history of Milan’s subway: Dumbo

 Dumbo alias Ivano Atzori, nato a Milano nel 1976, vive a New York e continua a lavorare nell’ambiente dell’arte; Le cinque lettere della parola Dumbo hanno fatto girare le scatole a moltissimi, diventando impossibili da ignorare. E da quasi vent’anni a questa parte, scritte su tutti gli spazi liberi di muri, tram, marciapiedi, semafori, e metro sono […]

T-KID 170 -The Nasty Terrible T-KID 170

Julius Cavero AKA T-KID or Terrible T-KID 170 is graffiti artist from the Bronx, New York, he started in the 1980s, tagging the name “King 13” every time he’d win a challenge, performing daredevil tricks on swings in local parks. He was a short lived member of a gang called the Bronx Enchanters and The […]

Sane Smith – The Most Persistent Taggers in New York

Sane Smith were originally two brothers from Manhattan,composed of David Smith (“Sane“) and his brother Roger Smith (“Smith“), active during the 1990s. Sane & Smith were among the most persistent taggers in New York during the 1990s who made a conscious effort to get up in the most obscure spots in New York, as well […]

TRAP IF – The Bomber of New York City

TRAP writing since 1979. He started in his neighborhood in Queens, New York. The first tag  was a light pole on his block.Trap, not to be confused with his Style Wars counterpart, is one of the most significant writers in the history of New York graffiti. His signature mark, a hybrid of the classic throw-up and […]