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Street Art San Francisco

Mission Muralismo

Street Art San Francisco( )
Editor: Jacoby, Annice
Foreword by: Santana, Carlos
Publication Date:Apr 2009
Publisher:Abrams, Inc.
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $36.31
Book Description:

With 600 stunning photographs, this comprehensive book showcases more than three decades of street art in San Francisco's legendary Mission District. Beginning in the early 1970s, a provocative street-art movement combining elements of Mexican mural painting, surrealism, pop art, urban punk, eco-warrior, cartoon, and graffiti has flourished in this dynamic, multicultural community.Rigo, Las Mujeres Muralistas, Gronk, Barry McGee (Twist), R. Crumb, Spain Rodriguez, the Billboard...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Art / Graffiti & Street Art
Design / Decorative Arts
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):22.5 x 24 x 2.7 cm
Book Weight:1.245 Kilograms
Author Biography
Carlos Santana is a Mexican-American musician known for his signature guitar stylings. He helped pioneer a fusion of rock, blues and Latin American Music, both as a member of the eponymously named band Santana, and as a solo act.

He was born in Jalisco, Mexico on July 20, 1947, and would eventually settle with his family in San Francisco, California. Among his many honors, he has won 10 Grammy Awards, been a recipient of the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors Award, and of Billboard Latin Music Awards' 2009 Lifetime Achievement honor.

In 2014, Santana published his memoir, The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light.


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