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Presentation to Orleans group Art East – Mar 25, 2008

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  • graffiti as an art form
    • Presentation for Arteast – Mar 25, 2008
    • Photos © Mike Young –artists as indicated
    • www.ravensview.ca [email_address]
    • Topics
    • Styles
    • Techniques
    • Cities –Ottawa/Gatineau, Toronto, Halifax
    • Graffiti artists, graffiti management and community building
    • More Images
  • First view Toronto 1999 back of Rex Hotel on Queen w. - by Specs
    • Styles
    • Tags*
    • Bubble letters
    • Wild style letters
    • Pieces/murals
    • * Less than 5% are gang related (TPS)
  • Tag - Toronto – 1999 – Queen w alley
  • Bubble letters – Ottawa – 1999 - Daser
  • Wildstyle – Toronto – 1999 – Queen w alley
  • Mural piece –Ottawa – 2006 - HoP - DBS Crew
  • Ottawa – Tech Wall – 2007 - Cens, Hiero, Mopes, and Prank
    • Techniques
    • Marker
    • Airbrush
    • Stencil
    • Can
  • Marker – Toronto - 1999
  • Airbrush - Toronto – Broadcast Lane - 2007
  • Toronto – Broadcast Lane – 2007 - Viviana Astudillo
  • Stencils – Toronto – Resurface at the Drake - 2007
  • Toronto – Resurface at the Drake - 2007
  • Cans – Broadcast Lane – Toronto - 2007
  • Broadcast Lane – Toronto – 2007
    • Cities – Ottawa/Gatineau
    • Tech wall – Slater at Bronson
    • House of Paint – Bronson bridge over Rideau river (Dunbar)
    • Orleans sportsplex skateboard park
    • Gatineau parks
  • Ottawa - Tech Wall – by Daser - 2006
  • Ottawa Tech Wall – by Daser - 2006
  • Ottawa – Tech wall - 1999
  • Ottawa – Tech wall - by Setone, erakon, rate, notime - 2000
  • Ottawa – Dunbar bridge - 2003
  • Ottawa – Dunbar bridge- By Press Pause crew (Tor) - 2005
  • Ottawa – Dunbar bridge -by DBS cru - 2007
  • Ottawa – Dunbar bridge - by Sberk, Giero - 2007
  • Ottawa - Dunbar bridge - by Giero - 2007
  • Ottawa – Orleans skatepark – by Hauntr? - 2007
  • Ottawa – Orleans skatepark – by Eroks? - 2007
  • Ottawa – Orleans skatepark - by Nalls - 2007
  • Ottawa – Orleans skatepark -legal wall pilot- 2007
  • Gatineau - legal walls - 2006
  • Gatineau – Legal walls - 2006
    • Cities – Toronto
    • Queen west and Spadina area
    • Queen west by Drake Hotel
    • Bloor by Keele west subway station
  • Toronto – Queen w. alleys - 1999
  • Toronto – Queen w. alleys - 1999
  • Queen w. alleys - 2000
  • Toronto – Queen w. alleys - 2001
  • Queen w. (Drake) - 2007
  • Queen w. (Drake) - 2007
  • Queen w. (Drake) – 2007 –by EGR
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway – Midas wall - 2007
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway - 2001
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway - 2004
  • Toronto – Midas wall – by Artchild -2006
    • Cities – Halifax
    • The Commons Park -skateboard
    • The Pit
    • Dartmouth Cove
  • Halifax – Commons Park – skatepark - 2008
  • Halifax – Commons Park - 2008
  • Halifax – Commons Park - 2008
  • Halifax – Commons Park - 2008
  • Halifax – Common park – skatepark - 2008
  • Halifax – side of Bearly’s - 2008
  • Halifax – The Pit -2008
  • Halifax – The Pit -2008
  • Halifax – The Pit -2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove walls - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove - 2008
  • Graffiti Transformations
    • Focus on specific neglected area that has garbage, tagging, vagrants, etc
    • Addresses tagging issues and community disconnects
    • Link together local graffiti artists and community residents and owners
    • Cleanup, prime, plant vines, cooperatively design and add mural art
    • Gr 4 arts class or out of town professional is less effective, excludes local young graff artists
    • Youth gain - communications, empathy, business skills, pride, worth as artists
    • Residents/owners gain - understanding of youth talents and culture
    • Community gains – cleaner, welcoming, safer
    • Process going into OSRO manual
  • Toronto – Bathurst/Dundas – coord by Harbourfront Communiity Centre - 2006
  • Toronto – Croft street – 2007 – Viviana Astudillo
  • Toronto – Croft street – 2007 – Viviana Astudillo
  • Toronto – Kensington Market park - 2007
  • Toronto –Broadcast Lane - before - 2007
  • Toronto –Broadcast Lane - after - 2007
  • Toronto – Resurface at the Drake -2007
  • Toronto – Resurface at the Drake -2007
  • Toronto – Resurface at the Drake -2007
  • Gatineau - snow plow art - 2005
  • Orleans skatepark wall - 2007
  • Ottawa – Laurier - Interpares – by WFS crew - 2006
  • Orleans – Sketch event “Toast” - 2007
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove Community Art Project - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove Community Art Project - 2008
  • Halifax – Dartmouth Cove Community Art Project - 2008
  • Ottawa Graffiti Symposium
    • Bylaw, enforcement, removal, trade show
    • The Art of Graffiti –How fostering youth engagement in urban art can build community & creative capacity in Ottawa (Sabra and Jess – External Graff mgt Comm).
    • Saturday March 29, 2008 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Confederation High School - 1645 Woodroffe
    • Free Admission - Advance Registration Required
    • Registrations will be accepted until Thursday, March 27. Call 613-580-2424, ext. 12680
    • More Images
  • Tag - Toronto – 1999 – Queen w. alley
  • Toronto – 2001 - Keele w. on Bloor line – by AC? & Bacon
  • Ottawa – Tech wall – by Know - 2005
  • Ottawa – Tech wall – by Daser - 2005
  • Ottawa Tech wall -by Evoke and Maki - 2005
  • Ottawa Tech wall – by Sberk - 2007
  • Ottawa Tech wall -by Net - 2007
  • Ottawa Tech wall- by Teamak - 2007
  • Toronto – Richmond w. - 2000
  • Toronto – Richmond w. - 2000
  • Queen w. (Drake) – 2007
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway - 2005
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway – Romera House - P. Bresba, J. Diaz - 2005
  • Toronto – Midas wall - 2006
  • Toronto – Midas wall - 2007
  • Toronto – Midas wall - 2007
  • Toronto – Midas wall - 2007
  • Ottawa tech wall – by Setone, Erakhan - 2001
  • Ottawa – Tech wall – detail -2001
  • Ottawa – Dunbar bridge -2006
  • Halifax – The Pit -2008
  • Toronto – Bathurst/Dundas – coord by Harbourfront Communiity Centre - 2006
  • Toronto - Queen w. alleys - 2000
  • Toronto – Keele w. at Bloor subway - 2004
  • thank you