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Manco, Tristan

Works: 41 works in 155 publications in 5 languages and 5,347 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, zxx, Artist
Classifications: ND2590, 751.73
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Publications about Tristan Manco
Publications by Tristan Manco
Most widely held works by Tristan Manco
Graffiti world : street art from five continents by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Graffiti is as old as cities--from the political slogans scribbled on public buildings in ancient Roman cities, to anonymous spray-can art that began appearing on city walls in New York and Philadelphia in the late 1970s, graffiti art has stood the test of time. As hip-hop culture spread from America, graffiti became a worldwide phenomenon, emerging in the 1980s as the symbolic artistic language of young people everywhere and one of the most potent influences on youth-oriented marketing and design. Today's young graffiti artists incorporate a variety of mediums--including stickers, stencils, oils, acrylics, and oil-based chalk--as well as an ever-expanding range of social commentary. With more than 2,000 illustrations by over 150 artists from all over the world and interviews with many of them, this book is a comprehensive survey of graffiti art.--From publisher description
Graffiti world : street art from five continents by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of over two thousand full-color illustrations of street art by over one hundred fifty artists from around the world
Street logos by Tristan Manco( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 594 libraries worldwide
"Graffiti art is constantly changing. Fresh coats of paint and newly pasted posters appear overnight in cities across the world. New artists, ideas and tactics displace faded images in a perpetual process of renewal and metamorphosis. From Los Angeles to Barcelona, Stockholm to Tokyo, Melbourne to Milan, wall spaces are a breeding ground for graphic and typographic forms as artists unleash their daily creations." "Current graffiti art is reflective of the world around it. Using new materials and techniques, its innovators are creating an original language of forms and images infused with contemporary graphic design and illustration. Fluent in branding and graphic imagery, they have been replacing tags with more personal logos and shifting from typographic to iconographic forms of communication. Subverted signs, spontaneous drawings, powerful symbols are curious characters represent a worldwise outdoor gallery of free art." "Street Logos is a celebration of these developments in twenty-first-century graffiti, an essential sourcebook for all art and design professionals and a delight to everyone excited by the vitality of the street."--Jacket
Stencil graffiti by Tristan Manco( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
History of stencil art and stencil graffiti - Stencil style - Pop art - Showcases over four hundred examples of this form of art
Raw + material = art : found, scavenged, and upcycled by Tristan Manco( Book )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
"Expect the unexpected in this vibrant survey of contemporary artists and makers who transform the most unlikely everyday materials into works of breathtaking skill and originality."--Page 4 of cover
Big art, small art by Tristan Manco( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Scale is being taken to new extremes in art: big and bold on the one hand, intricate and intimate on the other. This book is divided into two sections big art and small art and includes profiles of forty-five contemporary artists who are revolutionizing our approach to scale with works that provoke questions, arouse emotions and offer fresh perspectives, from beautifully carved leaves (Lorenzo Manuel Durán, Spain) and micro reproductions of artists at work in their studio (Joe Fig, USA) to giant mechanical kinetic sculptures (Theo Jansen, Netherlands) and immersive galaxies of shimmering spheres (Nike Savvas, Australia)
Graffiti Brasil by Tristan Manco( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
From the startlingly distinctive achievements of the internationally renowned twin-brother painters Os Gemeos to the visual powers of the ubiquitous daredevil pichadores, Brazil's graffiti captivates with entirely fresh ideas, techniques and messages. Whether one's taste is for the extraordinary creative extremes generated amid urban deprivation or for crafted murals at their most elaborate, Graffiti Brasil offers both stunning photography and in-depth history and insight. With graffiti worldwide becoming more homogenized, this book is a reminder of the strengths of creative independence and the rich fruits of cultural diversity
Street sketchbook : journeys by Tristan Manco( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to the worldwide bestseller Street Sketchbook, Manco continues his exploration of the secret world of sketchbooks by tracing artists' creative journeys, from the initial idea or inspiration to its development on paper and in many other media
Make your mark : the new urban artists by Tristan Manco( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
"In an age when Banksy's installations are protected by Plexiglas and graffiti artists exhibit in galleries as well as on the street, Make Your Mark explores the work of thirty-five urban artists who use mark-making techniques--drawing, painting, and other methods--to create a diverse array of work. Ranging from figurative painting, illustration, and comic book drawing to tattoo art, poster design, and mural-making, the work is stylistically original, often incorporating experimental techniques or elements of the handmade. This is the intersection of traditional and "street" sensibilities, from Mexican-born artist Carlos Donjuán's paintings of masked figures to the atmospheric drawings of Bucharest-based artist Mark Francis Williams, whose work responds to the new shopping malls around his city that offer "a hyper-real, super-beautiful sense of certainty" but conceal an ominous underbelly. Other featured artists include the French illustrator and graffiti artist Bault, the American muralist Zio Ziegler, and the Japanese painter Fuco Ueda. As in his previous books on street art and other nontraditional genres, author Tristan Manco's curatorial eye is a valuable guide at the frontier of a new genre. Students, artists, and anyone interested in art will be inspired by the integrity and grit of these unconventional creators on the rise."--
De wereld van graffiti : kunst van de straat uit vijf werelddelen by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Above : passport by ABOVE( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
'Passport' examines the art of ABOVE, the street artist that has blanketed the world with art covering over 90 cities in 60 countries. The book includes hundreds of colour plates and quotes from artists across the globe and introductory statements by Shepard Fairey, FAILE, Wooster Collective, Marc and Sara Schiller and Tristan Manco
Planète graffiti : street art des cinq continents by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in French and English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Classée par continents, cette anthologie de l'univers du graffiti à travers le monde regroupe les créations de plus de 180 artistes sur les trente dernières années et illustre les tendances majeures du graffiti (graff, stencil graffiti, tag, wildstyle, bubble style...). Avec une présentation des artistes ou collectifs
Anthony Lister : adventure painter by Anthony Lister( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Street artbooks : carnets de croquis by Tristan Manco( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Des rues de Bogota aux murs londoniens en passant par les faubourgs de Mexico, Tristan Manco nous propose de partir à la rencontre d'artistes de street art. Présente leurs créations urbaines et leur parcours dans l'univers du street art
Graffiti women : street art from five continents by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Offering a unique insight into the very essence of graffiti and its creative explosion over the last 35 years, this book features art from all corners of the globe, and includes contributions from famous graffiti artists such as Banksy and Os Gemeos
Matériaux + art = oeuvre : quand les artistes contemporains font appel à des matériaux naturels ou recyclés by Tristan Manco( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Une plongée passionnante dans l'univers d'artistes contemporains qui créent des oeuvres saisissantes à partir des matériaux les plus inattendus
Bué by Bué( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Selectie van het beste werk van de Belgische straatkunstenaar Bué the Warrior
Graffiti : arte urbano de los cinco continentes by Nicholas Ganz( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Art maxi, art mini by Tristan Manco( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Street artbooks : carnet de voyages by Tristan Manco( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
メンコ, トリスタン
English (91)
French (18)
Spanish (9)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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