Thursday, 15 January 2015

From Vandalism to Culture: An Evolution of Graffiti

By: J. Hamilton

Abstract: Using traditional definitions of both vandalism and graffiti, in addition to an exploration of cultural significance and culture using the 1994 UNESCO Nara Document on Authenticity, this poster will examine the evolution of graffiti from vandalism to culture; this exposition also advocates for graffiti conservation and a redefinition of cultural heritage in contemporary society.

Targeted Audience:
The intended audience and context for this poster is conservation conferences where cultural heritage professionals, urban historians, curators and gallery owners, museum trustees and directors, city and government officials, conservation professionals and students would be in attendance.

No comments:

Post a Comment

My blog list