Street / Studio: The Place of Street Art in Melbourne (out of print)
out of print
Through a series of intimate conversations, "Street/Studio" offers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how street art has entered the mainstream and become one of the most collectable new art forms. It offers an unparalleled insight into the work of ten of Australia's most influential, dynamic and creative artists living in Melbourne and details how in an increasingly lucrative and commercial industry they negotiate between the street, the studio and the gallery space. "Street/Studio" features the diverse range of styles beyond street work. It includes painting, illustration, sculpture, installation and performance art and reveals how these artists have been inspired by Melbournes laneways and supportive vibrant culture. Read about the adventures and challenges of the street as well as the demands of the studio and gallery as told by the artists themselves. Stylishly designed with extensive archival photographs, Street/Studio is an exceptional book written by artists about artists.