An in-depth look at a style in flux, SMASH 137 – smash proof traces the various style excursions and developments of SMASH 137—one of Europes finest contemporary graffiti writers—as he chases the elusive "perfect style". Never content with resting on his reputation or accepting in-vogue styles, Smash keeps busy mixing it up and pushing his letter forms to the limit. Author Amber Grünhäuser gives us the SMASH 137 "style" lowdown in a series of essays exploring his style lineage, the twists and turns of his style journey, the role of sketching and the ‘State of the Line’ in his work and his current thoughts and practices. All is revealed—including SMASH 137’s style philosophy. Be warned this is not for the faint hearted—this is style intensive!
Title: SMASH 137 – smash proof
Series: ON THE RUN BOOKS # 5
Author: Amber Grünhäuser
Pages: 128, full color, ca. 220 photos & Illustrations
Format: 23,5 x 16cm (9.25 x 6.3inches)
Language: English edition