Some of our favorites from over 15 years, which we will be adding to during the coming months…
James and Karla Murray Graffiti Books:
BROKEN WINDOWS - Graffiti NYC
REVISED/ EXPANDED 2010
Now in HARDCOVER edition with 70 more pages and previously unpublished images.
Full of vibrant, energetic and explosive full-color images, this wide format -page book gives voice to an art movement that is largely undocumented and often misunderstood. It features extensive graffiti artist interviews, covering topics such as tags, styles, motivation, crews, authorities, and the future of graffiti art. Five oversized fold-out gatefolds present some of the largest productions painted in NYC since 1996.
Gingko Press 2010
254 pages, 5 gatefolds
ISBN/ISBN-13: - 978-1-58423-376-3
BURNING NEW YORK
A sequel to the best-selling, Broken Windows, this 208-page hardcover book features the latest and most exciting graffiti art being created today. In the same vein as Broken Windows, it is a collection of interviews, covering topics such as bombing, fame, blackbooks, female writers, and artists’ reaction to September 11th. Burning New York features intimate portraits of the artists working in the streets and hundreds of stunning full-color large-scale images. Four double-sided oversized fold-out gatefolds present some of the largest productions painted in NYC since 2001.
Gingko Press 2006
220 pages 4 gatefolds Hardcover ISBN/ISBN-13: 1-58423-173-4/ 978-1-58423-173-8
The first book documenting Miami’s graffiti scene. The graffiti art featured in MIAMI GRAFFITI is full of vibrant, tropical colors and a multitude of styles reflecting the surrounding environment. Alongside works of hundreds of artists are interviews, which take the reader on a lush visual journey through this unique and flourishing art form.
176 pages with 220 illustrations
Publication date: April 2009