Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel "Billboards"

Photography // Monday, April 07, 2014
Back in the 70’s and 80’s, Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel were altering billboards with obscure images for the purpose of documenting their work with photos.  Often having no meaning at all, they were simply mocking advertising in general.  Their work is often overlooked when crediting pioneers of “street art”, while their efforts were long before there was a label.

In Street Art: Billboards by Larry Sultan & Mike Mandel

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 04, 2011
Back in the 70’s and 80’s, Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel were altering billboards with obscure images for the purpose of documenting their work with photos. Often having no meaning at all, they were simply mocking advertising in general.

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