Found Footage: 1997 Brazil Graffiti with Os Gemeos, Raven x Sonik

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, 30 Mar 2010
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“The sight of São Paulo and the otherworldly graffiti scene exploding over its gut-wrenching social landscape, the peculiarly Brazilian collision of poverty and wealth, was a complete shock,” write Raven and Sonik of 12ozProphet.

 

“Meeting Os Gemeos - as well as Nina, Vitche, and Herbert Baglione, gave us friends for life, and the sight of their work was a glimpse into the future of an art movement we thought we knew, but even now, more than a dozen years later, has yet to catch up.

 

“Here's a short video edited from footage thought to have been lost for well over a decade.”