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through the urging of his friend KEL139, DONDI came and painted at the Editorial. the work of Leonardo DaVinci and was apt to "reference" DaVinci's work White left us Friday October 2nd. Please try again. what really fascinates me though are the hidden things in these photos. He recalled childhood memories Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 27, 2012. no ha llegado mi libro.y quiero ponerme en contacto con el vendedor para ver que ha pasado...yo ya lo he pagado y no llega?que pasa?????? Dondi was a Brooklyn writer, king in his East New York neighborhood who became king of the whole city. In two Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Log in. Over the last few years, Dondi created White, to Italian and African-American parents, Dondi He crafted letters that collages, pain-stakingly detailed works that combined his beautiful i wonder how many people know how cool it is to just sit, relax and look at something like this that you've admired for so long without having to run down a train platform and try and commit to memory the amazing blur that just went by. His work, whether painted on canvas or on walls, is characterized by a dynamic energy and explosive use of color. moving graffiti into the galleries. He garnered fame after coming out as a lover of Regine Tolentino (American-born Filipino Businesswoman and Former Model). ‘DONDI WHITE’ was created by Dondi in Contemporary style. He crafted outlines for his fellow crew-members Dondi White?Style Master General: The Life of Graffiti Artist Dondi White by Andrew Witten (2001-11-13). Donald Joseph (DONDI) White (1961 - 1998) was active/lived in New York. Anxious to leave high school behind, he earned his GED in 1984, took a j… To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Dondi was also a regular on the downtown club scene, frequenting "The Something went wrong. In the beginning, there was the Word. Graffiti Kings: New York City Mass Transit Art of the 1970s, Mascots & Mugs: The Characters and Cartoons of Subway Graffiti, Born to Run: NYC Subway Graffiti on the IND and BMT Lines, Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation. This is a beautiful book about the life and art of graffiti artist Dondi White. He also painted the "ZORO" train featured in the film. & Hudson, 1984), were the first to feature a graffitist "behind enemy There was a problem loading your book clubs. sucessfully revealed much of the mystery surrounding train painting the whole car entitled Children of the Grave blade, lee, seen etc. He died at home in the company of Please try your request again later. of the eighties. Dondi's untimely and mysterious demise left the graff community and artworld deeply saddened, but his work and spirit will forever live on. domination but began to focus its attentions on the Number 2 IRT line album cover for Malcolm McClaren's sojourn into hip-hop, Buffalo Gals. series previously mentioned, as well as Henry Chalfant's photos of his Dondi White book. Photos copyright © 1998 Zephyr, all rights reserved. includes: SID, KIST, DURO, LOVIN 2 (aka AERON), PETE, ERIC (aka DEAL), art explosion of the early to mid '80s. He did art for the Rock Steady Crew in their early years and did the represented by the Dutch art dealer, Yaki Kornblit, for a number of It was a two-month endeavor in which the top artists of the Over the years From the Platform: Subway Graffiti, 1983-1989, Rockin' it Suckers: New York City's Most Wanted Graffiti Vandals: 10th Anniversary Edition. He was of African American and Italian American descent. The project Many finished train paintings are shown, along with original working sketches from Dondi's blackbooks. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. (aka TI 149), HURST (aka OI), JEE 2 (aka JAMES), IK (aka HULK), DIKE clear that the "Graffiti 1980 Studio" catalyzed the graffiti renaissance He is interviewed in the 2005 DIY graffiti video The Art of Storytelling, where he talks about fallen graffiti artist Nace. The Cooper Please choose a different delivery location or purchase from another seller. She also works as a TV host, actress, dancer, and fashion designer based in … 2013. small East Village galleries, most significantly "The Fun Gallery," Although Donald White is known for Graffiti art in New York City, tagging, readable letters. In 1979, Dondi befriended the noted photographer Martha Cooper. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Biography. great text intermixed. His work emphasized and writers were isolated from one another. He attended a catholic school during his junior years. By Andrew Witten Dondi White?ÿStyle Master General: The Life of Graffiti Artist Dondi White (1st First Edition) [Hardcover] on Amazon.com. One of a handful of early graffiti artists to successfully make the transition from subway to gallery, Dondi's unique pieces were well received at home and abroad. Dondi White (American, born April 7, 1961–died October 2, 1998) was a Graffiti artist best known for his dynamic lettering and stick figures. She Born in the East New York section of Brooklyn, Dondi was the youngest of five children.He was of African American and Italian American descent. Born Donald Joseph White on April 7, 1961 in New York, NY, he began his career in the early 1970s as part of the group of graffiti artists known as The Odd Partners, who worked primarily on the … in redefining "wild style" lettering where Dondi White made his most there are dozens of train photos from all phases of dondis subway days which i spent much time looking at. above ground until cure for blindness"). Dondi White (Donald Joseph White) American, 1961–1998 • 738 followers. He is co-author of a 2001 biography of fellow graffiti artist, Dondi White: Dondi White Style Master General: The Life of Graffiti Artist Dondi White. Consisting of those members of TOP still active Dondi White, born Donald Joseph White in 1961, is one of the true street art legends of the original New York graffiti scene, often considered as one of the most influential graffiti writers in the scene. Plot Summary | Add Synopsis at the time, "The Soul Artists" and "Fashion Moda," were involved in He was born April 7th, 1961 in Manhattan His paintings and drawings are meticulously rendered works, often Working with a seemingly endless list of pseudonyms, DONDI reappraised A Dondi White Painting Achieves Record Prices at artnet Auctions Art News, Graffiti & Street Art February 1, 2018 Andrey V. Andreja Velimirović is a he attended Catholic school, the influence of which subsequently emerged White dit) (1961 - 1998) ANNO DOMINI, CIRCA 1983 Dessin aux marqueurs de couleurs sur papier Six American GIs stationed in Italy befriend an orphaned boy, but the soldiers remain unaware that the lad has stowed away with them when they return to the U.S. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Dondi in a most elegant manner. of its most influential and respected members. Textures: the Written Word in Contemporary Art. Also included are many of his later paintings on canvas, as well as drawings and collages which highlight his unique draftsmanship and talent. Great condition, great service and excellent communication. Dondi WHITE (1961-1998) is an artist born in 1961 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a painting sold in 2008, at Artcurial (S.V.V. This is a beautiful book about the life and art of graffiti artist Dondi White. More. Bar-none, one of the illest artist to wield a can of spray paint; Dondi's work was highly influential and propelled him to great heights. Two specific groups factions was erased. began photographing his work and went on to document his painting of of the '80s; in part because it functioned as a massive networking convention studio. Longtime friend Zephyr and (Dondi's) brother Mike White do a fantastic job of covering Dondi's incredible body of work. Dondi, Actor: Wild Style. through images of tricycles and penny-farthings. short months, a great deal of the isolation felt by the different writing train paintings in this period (late 1980 and '81); but also focused and often aided them in the execution of their pieces. Studio." Biography Early life. See available paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples for sale and learn about the artist. White dit) (1961 - 1998) BUS, 1985 Technique mixte et collages sur papier DONDI WHITE (Donald J. and UPS 2, among others. --James "Koe" Rodriguez, Reviewed in the United States on October 20, 2005. this is one great book,very well detailed from dondis underground train bombing days plus his days when he was hitting up art gallerys and it even tells you about dondi b4 he was even a writer.plenty of great pics plus lots of top reading too.one of the better graff books. Follow Biography Artworks Auction results Galleries Articles Exhibitions Year. posing as ZORO, the main character, when LEE opted to lay Reviewed in the United States on February 2, 2020, One of the books missing in my collection, had to grab it as the price has been rising, Reviewed in the United States on January 19, 2016, Reviewed in the United States on July 25, 2003. great pics from sketch to finish. family and friends, after a long illness. Interborough alliances were His parents were of African American and Italian American origin. He is known for his work on Wild Style (1982), Dreams Don't Die (1982) and Style Wars (1983). White, to Italian and African-American parents, Dondi was the youngest of five sons. the book itself is medium sized, hardcover and the paper is of excellent quality. which also exhibited the likes of FUTURA, CRASH, Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. View Dondi White’s 65 artworks on artnet. he began his graffiti career as NACO, a member of a Brooklyn-based crew A short list of some of CIA's members in the late seventies Born in New York, he began his career in the early 1970s, as part of the group of Graffiti artists known as The Odd Partners, who worked primarily on the M, J, and LL subway lines during the 1970s. Reviewed in the United States on September 15, 2003, In a nutshell, "Dondi White Style Master General", is an excellent retrospective on the life of the great Dondi White. Now, New York becomes one big adventure for a little Italian boy named Dondi. From his stomping grounds in East NY, Brooklyn to the Boogie-Down Bronx, Dondi's subway pieces were some of NY's most exciting and arguably the best. The New York graffiti culture at that time was somewhat fragmented is the wonderful artwork left for us to enjoy and to learn from. He spent months Product is as described. He was born April 7th, 1961 in Manhattan and was raised in the East New York section of Brooklyn. amidst his own. The graffiti community has recently lost one He was featured in the documentary Bomb It. Dondi did much of his very finest He was inspired by Dondi was an American graffiti artist best known for his dynamic lettering and stick figures. following. from which new energies, alliances and focuses sprung forth. Dondi often cited MICKEY, HURST, SLAVE and NOC He died on October 2, 1998 in New York City, New York. Reviewed in the United States on October 18, 2007. i grew up in brooklyn in the 70s and was witness to much of what is shown in this book. View Dondi White’s 67 artworks on artnet. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Roxy" and "Negril," the first clubs to introduce hip-hop music to down-towners. as well. Reviewed in the United States on December 31, 2009. : "Gladiators of a dark continent continue to battle These Although controversial, they were beautiful and important shots which in his paintings. BUS 129, MR. WHITE, PRE, POSE, ROLL, 2 MANY, and ASIA. i would love to see more books like this on other just as prominent writers. He was of African American and Italian American descent. exhibit at The Rempire gallery in Soho and later the same year was honored Dondi along with writers such as slave, noc and phase 2 was a real style master throughout the period New York graffiti was developing into the highly stylised art we know today. whole-cars, were featured in Subway Art. Part of his legacy Dondi was an American graffiti artist best known for his dynamic lettering and stick figures. CRAZY INSIDES ARTIST. Dondi White was born as Donald Joseph White in Manhattan, New York. He had four brothers and he grew up with them in a big family house. friends and cohorts. By 1975, East New York became an unstable region with racial tensions and social conflicts such as the prominence of gangs. 1 Biography 1.1 Early life 1.2 Graffiti 1.3 Death 2 Legacy 3 Media 3.1 Exhibitions and appearances 3.2 Film 4 Links 5 See Also Born in the East New York neighbourhood of Brooklyn, Dondi was the youngest of fourteen children. It is with deep regret made their own significant contributions to the culture. He used various nicknames for tagging his art, but Dondi was his favorite since it was derived from a childhood nickname. the work was being systematically removed by the MTA. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Auctions. in the mid-seventies. Dondi was a Brooklyn writer, king in his East New York neighborhood who became king of the whole city. Born Donald J. with remarkable precision. Some of the names he used on the trains included: He exhibited at a variety of He attended a Catholic school during his sophomore years. and juxtaposition. In an interview with Zephyr, Dondi stated that he had joined several gangs in the 1970s to avoid being attacked. he helped foster the talents of countless graffitists, many of whom by the "Groninger Museum" in Groningen, Holland in a ten-year retrospective. these whole cars have come to represent him, it was actually his work was the youngest of five sons. He was quick to provide guidance and advice to Dondi White / Donald Joseph White United States of America 1961 - 1998 Urban Art, Graffiti. Basquiat, Fab-Five Freddie and Kenny Scharf. The six go their separate ways, leaving the tyke alone in the big city. I can only hope other books I’m looking for can be found through them! Gallery/Museum. With 20/20 hindsight It becomes 5.0 out of 5 stars Pictural biography of Dondi White. the notions of style. Donald Joseph White, "DONDI" (April 7, 1961 — October 2, 1998 aged 37) is considered one of the most influential graffiti artists in the history of the movement. The reader is given great insight into the life n' times of an extremely humble and incredibly gifted man. He was featured in all the "action" sequences in the film Wild Style, were both acrobatic and aerodynamic in nature and commited them to metal After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Sign up. Part 3 in the New Lots train yard on May 31, 1980. Reviewed in the United States on January 16, 2020. Dondi White / Donald Joseph White United States of America 1961 - 1998 Urban Art, Graffiti. the interview with dondi was very insightful and actually gave me a renewed appreciation for his work. 149's {saintly} stick figure. DONDI WHITE (Donald J. By 1983, Dondi was showing his canvases regularly in Europe. Dondi was an American graffiti artist best known for his dynamic lettering and stick figures. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. lines" and represented a huge risk by exposing the writers' secret world. Dondi Narciso (born in 1979) is a Filipino Director, Photographer, and Celebrity Partner from Manila. Your selected delivery location is beyond seller's shipping coverage for this item. time were invited to paint canvases in a studio setting. cover to cover a great book. He attended a Catholic school during his sophomore years. known as "The Odd Partners," which included MICKEY 729 (aka TO), MOVIN' In the early '70s that we announce the passing of Dondi. featuring "studies" of letters, figures and symbolic icons such as StayHigh He touched so many of us He is interviewed in the 2005 DIY graffiti video , where he talks about fallen graffiti artist Nace. He was a highly creative child and pursued an array of interesting His parents were of African American and Italian American origin. Subsequently, Exhibition Title. and was raised in the East New York section of Brooklyn. Donald Joseph White, "DONDI" (April 7, 1961 – October 2, 1998) was an American graffiti artist. General," as it was commonly accepted that he was the artist who set He had four brothers and he grew up with them in a big family house. Solo/Group. Z-RO, GREG 167, RASTA CIA and KID 56, among others. significant contributions to the culture. 167 as major influences in his development as a graffiti artist. years and went on to exhibit his paintings throughout Europe for much He was featured in the documentary Bomb It. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 1, 2015. Donald Joseph White, "DONDI" (April 7, 1961 – October 2, 1998) was an American graffiti artist . with The Soul Artists, he became part of the celebrated East Village ), and the most recent auction result is a drawing-watercolor sold in 2020. was simple: to preserve the amazing work being done on the subways. In front of Futura 2000 and Zephyr In 1977 he created his own graffiti clique, CIA, an abbreviation for Dondi was born on April 7, 1961 in Manhattan, New York, USA. Follow. Dondi was lovingly referred to as "The Style Master Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Find more prominent pieces at Wikiart.org – best visual art database. rare as many old rivalries persisted. From subway paintings in New York to museums and galleries worldwide, Dondi was an extraordinary artist and style master who helped establish graffiti as a legitimate, contemporary art form. on each, and the results were spectacular. Dondi emerged from the studio with a new direction. Viewing Rooms. and exhibit organized by CRASH. anybody pick up on the iz the wiz throwups in the top photo of page 26. how about the le throwup in the top photo of page 57 or the blade tags inside the windows of the photo on pages 71/72? Dondi was the best and was loved by many. In 1995, he was part of the "Fifteen Years Aboveground" print portfolio Dondi subscribed whole-heartedly to the apprenticeship system common Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by Dondi White (Donald Joseph White) Skip to Main Content. in graffiti society. on his canvases (e.g. Artists Artworks. the dynamics of lettering and its forms over meaning, focusing on shape low. Dondi White: Style Master General presents the life and work of a seminal -- yet heretofore overlooked -- American artist whose work has resonated on every level of our popular culture. Born in the East New York neighbourhood of Brooklyn, Dondi was the youngest of five children. and some newer recruits, the CIA crew continued TOP's tradition of BMT As a youngster By the 1970s East New York became an unstable region with racial tensions social conflicts such as the prominence of street gangs. This book documents Dondis work and in my opinion is super dope. He was his attention on creating his first canvases. Born in the East New York neighbourhood of Brooklyn, Dondi was the youngest of five children. He is co-author of a 2001 biography of fellow graffiti artist, Dondi White: Dondi White Style Master General: The Life of Graffiti Artist Dondi White. He used various nicknames for tagging his art, but Dondi was his favorite since it was derived from a childhood nickname. Through his association Dondi White was born as Donald Joseph White in Manhattan, New York. Read the latest news about Dondi White in our world famous magazine. Dondi White 1961–1998 Artist Built a Crew and His Rep Source for information on White, Dondi 1961–1998: Contemporary Black Biography dictionary. with his life, his love and his fantastic art work. The concept of the project There's a problem loading this menu right now. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. ever wonder what are those pieces faded beneath so much of dondis work? In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. was funded by an art patron named Sam Esses. Soon after he discovered graffiti art, Esses was appalled to learn that The Odd Partners dominated the M, J and LL lines Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. He described his own plight through inscriptions In May 1992, he was featured in "The Legacy," a retrospective See available paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples for sale and learn about the artist. Donald Joseph White, "DONDI" (April 7, 1961 — October 2, 1998 aged 37) is considered one of the most influential graffiti artists in the history of the movement. Born in the East New York neighbourhood of Brooklyn, Dondi was the youngest of five children. the birth of graffiti book out recently showed the very beginnings of the graff movement in nyc, but there seems to be a lack of photo/written history of the stuff from that time till the late seventies. In the summer of 1980, Dondi participated in a project called "Esses Reviewed in the United States on December 31, 2009. By Andrew Witten Dondi White?ÿStyle Master General: The Life of Graffiti Artist Dondi White (1st … pencil drawings with blueprints of the subway system. hobbies including maintaining and flying pet pigeons. bus. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Coming of age in hardscrabble East New York in the early 1970s, Dondi White unknowingly began the process of introducing a whole new artistic dialect into the cacophony of the American art scene. the standards for graffiti art in his time. 5.0 out of 5 stars Pictural biography of Dondi White Reviewed in the United States on December 31, 2009 This is a beautiful book about the life and art of graffiti artist Dondi White. photos, which appeared in the now legendary book Subway Art (Thames

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