Monthly Archives: July 2010

RAMMELLZEE (1960-2010)

I was a bookish art school kid in the 90's. Although I had never written on a wall, I delved into the world of graffiti culture through art books, biographies, and magazine articles. You could say I was a nerd. My favorite artist from graffiti's heyday was Rammellzee. I would cut out and save images of his artwork from magazines. Then, in a search of a film title, I put his name in my college thesis film. I was young and naive enough to do this. No animators in my circle knew who he was, so I thought I was scott-free. This done at a…

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