This is an excerpt from the film The Subconscious Art of Graffiti Removal, directed by Matt McCormick and narrated by Miranda July.
You seriously don’t wanna miss this. George Sanchez Calderon will moderate an artist talk at Primary Projects Gallery. Discussion will revolve around the current show at the gallery “His Wife & Her Lover”. Participating artists include: Scott Shannon, Manny Prieres, Emmett Moore, Franky Cruz, Andrew Nigon, Nick Klein, Johnny Robles & Jessy Nite.
Getting Upper is a poster project and museum exhibition “that examines how typography, language and communication continue to affect and be infected by theories around deconstruction and the visual experience of graffiti and street art.” (according to their website)
26 designers and artists were asked to reinterpret a letter of the alphabet. Consequently, each letter has its very own visual personality and vernacular.