Shanghai Graffiti Writers:
Here follow the list of the Graffiti Crews and Members blogs and image sharing site pages I have for the moment for Shanghai writers (feel free to write comments for other ones) and which I fortunately have met most of them!
- BrandFury www.flickr.com/photos/brandfury
- Dezio and Popil
- Okan http://streetfiles.org/okan/photos/
Original article from Beijing Time Out - October 2009
Adrian Sandiford goes in search of 'The Teacher', a 55-year-old man who has painstakingly documented the emerging graffiti scene
If you think graffiti is only about boys in baggy jeans, forget it.
One of the most important figures in the capital's graffiti scene is actually a smartly dressed 55-year-old man who works for a government-controlled magazine.
Yes, the main artists spraying walls around town – such as the Beijing Penzi crew led by t
Last weekend I was in Hong-Kong
There I shot as much street arts as I could
It's mainly tags, by 3 writers: Orsek, Shoes2 (FHK Crew) (Easy to guess they are french) and Release
The funny thing is that while I was in HK, Orsek and Shoes were in Shanghai! and with 5 special days off for Shanghai expo openin, they have with BENAY crew repainted almost the whole wall!