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The Art of Spray Paint: Inspirations and Techniques from Masters of Aerosol

The Art of Spray Paint: Inspirations and Techniques from Masters of Aerosol

A comprehensive guide of the world of spray paint that includes the process of each art form, as well as tricks of the trade from artists around the world.

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ISBN 9781631591464
Barcode 9781631591464
Published 3 January 2017 by Rockport Publishers Inc.
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Zimmer, Lori
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781631591464
ISBN-10 1631591460
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Rockport Publishers Inc.
Imprint Rockport Publishers Inc.
Publication Date 3 January 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Zimmer, Lori
Category Graffiti
Art Techniques & Materials
Handicrafts
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 703g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Airbrush art - Technique
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 751.494
Catalogue Code 711512

Description of this Book

Discover the totally unexpected, beautiful and intricate art created using the easily accessible medium. The Art of Spray Paint showcases the grand and imaginative scale of cardboard art and design. Inside, you'll find jaw-dropping spray paint creations from around the world! You'll discover the process of each art form, as well as tricks of the trade, from small clever projects to huge art installations.Much more than a book about cool spray paint designs, Lori Zimmer guides you through amazing large-scale art production, immersive environments, working from intuition, collaboration, the artist's role in society, alternative creative economies, contemporary mythology, storytelling, DIY projects and more.With such a readily available medium, what will you create?

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Lori Zimmer is a writer and curator who has evolved along side the public art/graffiti community. She is also the creator of popular blog Art Nerd New York, an art history guide to New York City that also provides off beat access to public art, exhibitions and artists' studios. Since 2009, Lori has been working actively in the art world on many facets, from writing to curatorial projects to advising artists and event planning. Known for mounting exhibitions that often have a narrative thread, she has curated projects for organizations like Times Square Arts, SCOPE Art Show in Miami and New York, and for the ACT/ART committee for the White House. Lori Zimmer is the author of The Art of Cardboard (Rockport Publishers, 2015) and The Art of Spray Paint (Rockport Publishers, 2016). Zimmer resides in New York City, but travels every chance she gets, visiting artists and galleries across the world.

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