SAMO© Graffiti Shot by Henry Flynt Circa 1979

Juxtapoz // Sunday, November 13, 2011
Back in 1979, photographer Henry Flynt extensively documented the graffiti work of SAMO, the young teenage Jean-Michel Basquiat. Flynt's photographs go beyond simply capturing the work, but gasp their energy and significance as poetic vandalism scrawled  and integrated into the urban environment.