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Author Langeraert, Hilde, author.

Title Concrete playground / Hilde Langeraert, Tristan Manco, Giulia Riva, Dries Van Melkebeke.

Publication Info. Belgium : Lannoo, [2022]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    751.73 LAN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 219 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "In memory of Betoncentrale Ghent. Street art over the years."--Cover.
Summary "In late 2020 the Inter-Beton concrete plant in Ghent -- the 'Betoncentrale' in the lingo -- was demolished. With this book the cultural department of the city of Ghent, wants to keep the memory of this graffiti paradise alive. A team of experts image editors identified the most important street artists who were active there at the time, providing a selection of the work that adorned the walls of the plant. Street art expert Tristan Manco situates the local scene in its international context while street art blogger Giulia Riva talked to the artists about their memories of that unique place. With work by PHASE, DHL crew and other pioneers, Bisser, Bue the Warrior, ARRF the wolf, ROA, Resto, Cee Pil, Gentuza Collective, Klaas Van der Linden, Samor, TOYS and Keep Punching Joe"--Back cover.
Language Parallel texts in English and Dutch.
Subject Betoncentrale (Ghent, Belgium)
Street art -- Belgium -- Ghent.
Graffiti -- Belgium -- Ghent.
Added Author Manco, Tristan, author.
Riva, Giulia, author.
Melkebeke, Dries van, author.
ISBN 9789401484732

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