LONGEST ACTIVE L.A. GRAFFITI ARTIST

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Unread post by Silencioso » August 7th, 2009, 1:03 pm

I'm pretty sure it's Risk. He was an early writer back in the 80's and his name still pops up. Wisk is an old timer too.

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Unread post by jdm894g » September 1st, 2009, 11:34 am

HEX.....

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Unread post by Cold Bear » September 2nd, 2009, 7:15 am

How about Slick?

Check out this fool's blog he got some flicks with some other old school writers

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L-R: GREEN, SKY, RISK, GENIUS, FRAME, SLICK, DREAM, ULTRA SEVEN, CHARLIE, and BINX.

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He also has some flicks with Chaz Bojorquez

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Unread post by alexalonso » October 18th, 2010, 3:28 pm

Create or CR8 is still active from that period.

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Unread post by AztecNinja » October 21st, 2010, 8:26 am

I say 125 when I was in BSK way back in like 1990 he was old enough to buy beer. I still see that fool up from time to time.

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Unread post by rackoonx3 » November 8th, 2010, 9:13 pm

i WOULD SAY OLD ASS MOSART KWS...

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Unread post by angryblackbaby » February 1st, 2011, 5:18 pm

My man DYE WCA .. Still rocks a few walls here and there. Think he started in 84 or 85..

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Unread post by jdm894g » February 12th, 2011, 6:49 pm

Speaking of WCA I ran into Design9 at the tribute to DASH a few weeks ago. He was doing a bomb ass piece. A lot of heads are still out there....

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Unread post by AztecNinja » February 12th, 2011, 11:38 pm

jdm894g wrote:Speaking of WCA I ran into Design9 at the tribute to DASH a few weeks ago. He was doing a bomb ass piece. A lot of heads are still out there....
Dash still around? I used to hoop it up with his lil bro.

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Unread post by jdm894g » February 19th, 2011, 12:10 pm

He passed away in January I believe. I never knew dude and one of the homies told me about a tribute to him and when I got there I was like dayum dude died.

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