Suzanne van der Meijden

Suzanne van der Meijden

Suzanne van der Meijden
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Erte Romain de Tirtoff was born in St Petersburg in 1893 and showed a zeal for costume design by making his first creation at the age of 5! He moved to Paris in 1912 and soon began as a fashion illustrator for the Harper's Bazaar at the age of 22. Although his father wished him to pursue a career in the military. He spent many decades of his career disigning fashion clothing for operas and theaters in New York, London, and Paris, France.

Erte Romain de Tirtoff was born in St Petersburg in 1893 and showed a zeal for costume design by making his first creation at the age of 5! He moved to Paris in 1912 and soon began as a fashion illustrator for the Harper's Bazaar at the age of 22. Although his father wished him to pursue a career in the military. He spent many decades of his career disigning fashion clothing for operas and theaters in New York, London, and Paris, France.

Dior

Dior

Legendary New York graffiti writer, Wayne “StayHigh 149 Roberts, passed away yesterday at the age of 61.  The artist who began writing in 1971 was known for his smoking stick figure and uni-wide “Voice of the Ghetto” tags.  After disappearing completely in 1975, it would be 25 years until Stayhigh surfaced again, emerging with a well-attended gallery show.  Stayhigh continued to write his name in the street despite his age and influenced generations of writers.

Legendary New York graffiti writer, Wayne “StayHigh 149 Roberts, passed away yesterday at the age of 61. The artist who began writing in 1971 was known for his smoking stick figure and uni-wide “Voice of the Ghetto” tags. After disappearing completely in 1975, it would be 25 years until Stayhigh surfaced again, emerging with a well-attended gallery show. Stayhigh continued to write his name in the street despite his age and influenced generations of writers.

1980  This shot was taken at sunrise, following a night of spray painting. Because the subway cars were parked in parallel rows, the writers could brace themselves between them and reach the top. This was probably the most exciting night of my life, and this is my all-time favorite photo.”

1980 This shot was taken at sunrise, following a night of spray painting. Because the subway cars were parked in parallel rows, the writers could brace themselves between them and reach the top. This was probably the most exciting night of my life, and this is my all-time favorite photo.”

ellysisland:  And the words of the prophets are written on the subway walls…  Simon and Garfunkel

ellysisland: And the words of the prophets are written on the subway walls… Simon and Garfunkel

Born in Brooklyn, Basquiat was the son of a Haitian immigrant and his wife of Puerto Rican origin.  He started his career in the New York underground graffiti and music scene, meeting – among others - a young Madonna, with whom he had a brief relationship.

Born in Brooklyn, Basquiat was the son of a Haitian immigrant and his wife of Puerto Rican origin. He started his career in the New York underground graffiti and music scene, meeting – among others - a young Madonna, with whom he had a brief relationship.

Graffiti, New York City

Graffiti, New York City

Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late 1970s and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the 1980s.

Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late 1970s and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the 1980s.

Pop Art Graffiti - New York

Pop Art Graffiti - New York

Graffiti, New York City

Graffiti, New York City