Contemporary Art Rooted in Urban Culture
Page count: 348 Hardcover publication, includes slipcase
Retail Price: £100.00 / $125.00
Limited Edition: 1500
March 10th 2024
With unwavering commitment and a passion for supporting emerging and established artists, Moniker emerged in 2010 in London as a leading force in the urban art scene, challenging the traditional art fair format while showcasing groundbreaking works that challenge societal norms and captivate audiences worldwide.
This publication serves as a celebration of the Moniker brand, encapsulating the remarkable journey and the profound impact it had on cementing the urban art movement.
Through its 350 pages, readers will embark on a visual exploration of the vibrant expression found within urban art, showcasing the diverse range of artists who have graced the fair's halls and galleries.
At Moniker Art Fair, the ethos is simple yet profound: to provide a platform for artists who push boundaries and redefine artistic norms, to be a fair with its roots embedded in urban culture. This commitment has solidified Moniker's position as a trailblazer, constantly pushing the boundaries of what is considered an art fair and curating an immersive experience for art enthusiasts, collectors, and cultural enthusiasts alike.
Since its humble beginnings in Shoreditch, Moniker has grown in stature, attracting a global community of artists, collectors, and creatives who converge to celebrate the power of urban art and discover the next big artist to collect. This book aims to capture the essence of this dynamic and ever-evolving movement, paying homage to the artists who have contributed to its growth and showcasing the unique perspectives that have emerged from this vibrant community.
Through captivating imagery of previous fairs, installations and murals paired with insightful commentary from contributing writers, this art book invites readers to delve into the world of Moniker Art Fair, Moniker Culture and Moniker Foundation, unlocking the stories behind the artworks and the creative minds that brought them to life.
From the bold strokes of street art to the intricate details of stencil work, this collection showcases the diverse and captivating nature of urban art, inviting readers to embrace the unfiltered expression that lies at its core.
As you turn the pages of this book, prepare to be transported into a world where art transcends traditional boundaries, where the streets become a canvas, and where creativity knows no limits. Join us on this remarkable journey as we celebrate the immense talent that fills the urban art scene and honour Moniker Art Fair's unwavering dedication to championing artists who push the envelope and redefine the art landscape.
Through their dedication to supporting emerging and established artists, Moniker has solidified its position as a leading force in the urban art scene.
Book Title: Moniker Art
Sub title: Celebrating Contemporary Art Rooted in Urban Culture
ISBN number: 978-1-913141-96-7
Published 2023 by Moniker Foundation
Publisher: Moniker Foundation Editorial Director: Tina Ziegler Art Director: Fabio Alvarez Content Editor: Beatriz Branco Copy: Tina Ziegler, Eleanor Johnson