What is it that makes some things seem authoritative, authentic, official? I love the aesthetic of what I call "indicia of authority". Rather than examine where it comes from or what it is, I am just going to keep posting examples. Maybe it builds into an answer.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Some Grafitti - Layered and Wrought
I get the sensation from grafitti that doesn't feel rushed and doesn't just come from a can.
These are all from Amsterdam and Paris, circa May 2013.