Daily Archives: March 14, 2016
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Cripta Djan: The Brazilian Artist Legitimatizing Pixação in the Arts

The Brazilian artist Djan Ivson da Silva, better known as Cripta Djan, creates works that transcend what is often called vandalism to the realm of fine arts by providing a critical narrative on the cultural, socio-economic and artistic value of pixação. Pixação is an untranslatable Portuguese word that most closely translates to tagging but stands […]