Interview with STAFF 161 (TED), Part 1

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Title

Interview with STAFF 161 (TED), Part 1

Subject

Graffiti arts movement
STAFF 161
The Ebony Dukes G.C.

Description

Part 1 of an oral history recorded for the Bronx Aerosol Arts Documentary Project on February 23, 2022 with STAFF 161, a true pioneer of the graffiti arts movement in The Bronx, and the founder of the first Bronx graffiti crew, The Ebony Dukes Graffiti Club. In this oral history, STAFF 161 describes his time growing up in Harlem, Staten Island, and the South Bronx of the 1960s and 1970s and how the Bronx context especially shaped his and others' approach to graffiti during this time period.

Date

2022

Rights

CC-BY-NC-SA (Creative Commons).

This interview made possible through the donation of Stephen DeSimone, President/CEO of DeSimone Consulting Engineers.

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Payne, Steven
Boone, Kurt

Interviewee

STAFF 161

Location

The Bronx, N.Y.

Duration

02:32:04

Citation

“Interview with STAFF 161 (TED), Part 1,” Bronx History Online, accessed August 19, 2022, https://digital.bchslibrary.org/items/show/788.

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