Martha Cooper will be in Chicago on May 1st 2009

April 17 2009 . 04:26pm

For the first time in her thirty year career, famed street photojournalist Martha Cooper will be coming to Chicago to release the highly anticipated 25th anniversary edition of the bestselling book Subway Art. The new edition features a large-scale deluxe format, heightening the visual impact of her classic graffitti images and adding new photographs and text. Going Postal, Cooper’s new book about the burgeoning postal sticker art scene in New York will also be available. Cooper will have photographs for sale at the event, and artist and Chicago native, Thor will be creating an art installation based on Subway Art.

UPSET MAGAZINE & NOVEM STUDIOS PRESENTS:

Martha Cooper’s 25th Anniversary Edition of Subway Art
and Going Postal Book Signing
First Ever Chicago Handmade Sticker Exchange–All Stickers $5
and Making Deals Zine Premiere
Friday, May 1st 5-10 PM

The event will take place at:

Novem Life
1114 N. Ashland
Chicago, IL

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