Martha Cooper's Street Art Photography, Remixed
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Martha Cooper's a household name in street art photography. She grew up taking photographs with her father and was turned on to graffiti and street art while living in New York.
She brought the art form into the limelight when she wrote and published Subway Art in 1984, and is known for her obsessive documentation street art pieces throughout the last 60 years.
This year, she's bringing her subjects back to recreate (or remix) her own photos in their own style.
Her show, Martha Cooper: Remix is currently on view at Carmichael Gallery in Culver City, California, and includes work by Aeon, John Ahearn, Aiko, Bio, Nicer & B-Gee, Blade, Blanco, Mark Bode, Burning Candy, Victor Castillo, Cey, Cekis, Claw, Cosbe, Crash, Dabs & Myla, Anton van Dalen, Daze, Dearraindrop, Jane Dickson, Dr. Revolt, Shepard Fairey, Faust, Flying Fortress, Freedom, Fumakaka, Futura, Gaia, Grotesk, Logan Hicks, How & Nosm, LA II, Lady Pink, Anthony Lister, Loomit, The London Police, Mare 139, Barry McGee, Nazza Stencil, Nunca, José Parlá, Quik, Lee Quinones, Kenny Scharf, Sharp, Skewville, Chris Stain, Subway Art History, Swoon, T-Kid, Terror161 and more.
For more information, see the Carmichael Gallery website.
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