“In 2010, the infamous RAMM:ΣLL:ZΣΣ took one final apprentice within his movement of “GOTHICFUTURISM.” After months of mechanical & design apprenticeship, he was awarded title of “D-ONE”, authorized to race tank style letters & given the duty of “IKONOKLASTPANZERIST”. This legacy continues through D-One aka “DR.ZVLV” & the other soldiers in the “TAGMASTERKILLERS” army of assassins… ”
“Evolutionary, symbolic & functional with building blocks armed to destroy. These letter forms are not a toy.”
“I met up with Castle during my 5 month study in Wellington, New Zealand. Coming from South Africa, Ivan has an interesting background that forms his perspectives and pieces to be unlike any I’ve really seen before. There is a great array of graffiti style artwork in the area, and much of it coming from his crew, Pirates. It was great to get to talk and paint with an artist of the area and see how perspectives on art like this change country to country.”
South African born A.Dub is a New York based artist. A designer/art-director/illustrator by trade, A.Dub fairly recently started experimenting with stencils and wheat-pasting in central Hong Kong and New York. Now, on a trip to Cape Town South Africa, he had the opportunity to do a series of large scale murals and plans to continue down the path of larger formats.
_After the success of the B Fam Garage Art Exhibition at the end of 2011, B FAM decided it’s time to do another show. This time they teamed up with Revolution to combine their love for skating and art, in the form of a skate deck exhibition._
B FAM gave 31 of Cape Town’s most loved artists a second hand deck that’s had a tricked out life under the feet of some of CT’s favorite local skaters and told them to revamp it.
Shaun Gardner, Justus Kotze, Jason De Villiers, Dani Loureiro, Paul Senyol, Suzy Snakes, Motel 7, Marchand, Ian Jepson, Ben Johnston, Travys Owen, Mike Tymbios, Tyler Murphy, Shit Bag, Alice Edy, Haasbroek, Hanno Van Zyl, Nathan Fourie, Ninjabreadboy, One Horse Town, Ryan Griffiths, Bruce Mackay, Ryan De Carte, Mike Van Der Meer, Jay Gordon, Tuscani Cardoso, Mr Fuzzy Slipperz, Jack Walsh, Rowan Foxcroft and Sharleen Hollick.
Shot by Paul Michael Charles
Edited by Ryan Griffiths