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|August 18, 2014 01:17 PM EDT||
CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Momentum Art Tech brings the gritty passion and often misunderstood graffiti world to life comic-book-style with Modern Urban Legends, the first comic book series visualizing the realities and harshness of graffiti-writing culture. This story, written by artist TEEL ONE, is artistically created to open your eyes on this overshadowed society.
Hundreds of books and magazines have told the story and documented graffiti culture, but this is the first comic book series based on real life stories from one of Chicago's most well-known graffiti writers. The series portrays the challenges its main character, RAZE faces in school, with his peers and living this underground lifestyle. Creatively designed visuals support the story with background tags and subtle references to past and current writers and artists. Modern Urban Legends is the first edition in this series and was designed for both the graffiti writers and those looking for more insight into this world. The ten-page story can be purchased for $3 at the store or ordered by contacting Momentum Art Tech at 773-441-4842 or via email at [email protected]. Copies will be available at the official release party on Thursday, August 21st 8:30pm to Midnight at Gallery Bar Chicago, located at 738 N Clark St. Chicago IL 60654.
MOMENTUM ART TECH was founded in 2009 and is a strategic art company specializing in fine art paintings and murals as well as retail sale of art supplies and other art related products. They originally intended to focus as a company that sold art supplies but have grown to offer commissioned indoor and outdoor murals, exclusive custom projects, original street mural advertising campaigns and designing new cap and valve systems. Their work can be found here in Chicago as well as in Cincinnati, Denver, Indianapolis, Miami, New York, Paris, and Spain just to name a few.
Momentum Art Store, which is owned and operated by Momentum Art Tech recently opened this summer. They provide the best value from the world's greatest sources of art supplies, and deliver the savings to their clients. They run their business on three simple principles: Service, Selection and Quality. It's located at 958 S. Oak Park Ave, Oak Park IL 60304. For more information contact us at 773-441-4842.
Author: TEEL ONE Artist: Danny GAMBLE Colorist: Jules Itzoff Editing and layout: C3PO
Media Contact: TEEL ONE, MOMENTUM ART TECHNOLOGIES INC, 7734414842, [email protected]
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