Angels 13 Dolk

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Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:12 am

alittle wrote:Tagging is a part of street culture, but this isn't tagging. This is coloured scribbling for aesthetics.
It's the whole ''Ceci n'est pas une pipe'' thing. Of course, it's not a pipe or here actual taggings per se, yet we get it's referencing to it.
Was there an intention to make them aesthetically pleasing to the eye? Probably yeah, but I don't think art should be exactly what it's depicting.
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:21 am

Finally, a real art discussion referencing Magritte's work. There is still hope for EB.
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:38 am

Pizza > Tagging > 5 year old girls, rainbows and butterflies, IMO

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Tue Nov 26, 2013 2:51 pm

well what the drymount on the edition size
cutting into the christmas flip

also didnt whatson already tag angels?
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:16 pm

I think Mary and Little Baby Jesus are being tagged.
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:17 pm

also didnt whatson already tag angels?[/quote]
Yes he did....whatson also tagged statues....which makes me surprised with dolk, this print seems like a ripoff of MW. dident think he would release something like that....kinda makes me feel like he's taking a page out of MBW which sucks cuz Dolk is one of my favorites
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 7:14 pm

hmmmm feel like I've seen this before. big ben. parliament
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Tue Nov 26, 2013 7:23 pm

Bunch of anti hype in this thread! See y'all drop day!
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Wed Nov 27, 2013 9:01 am

Should've stopped the tagging scribble after TOY (where it actually works really well). These norwegians are now flogging a dead horse imho.

Easy pass on both.
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Wed Nov 27, 2013 9:03 am

On sale Tuesday, December 3rd at 3am EST (12am PST) Now everyone knows where to go. The more the merrier right.
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Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:47 pm

Onej wrote: flogging a dead horse imho.
Easy pass on both.
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Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:57 pm

Tough crowd.
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Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:48 pm

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Thu Nov 28, 2013 11:48 pm

You know, when you put the actual piece in context with the tsunami and nuclear accident in Japan, it's pretty cool. Sure Dolk and MW have tagged things to death - but I still like it. I think the canvas Angels look a bit better and do wish these looked more like the originals with the neon/less tagging. I also think he has many other pieces I would have preferred to see (Chief, etc). Still, I will likely go for Angels. Don't think Graffiti mover translates as well from canvas to paper.
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