Chicago Street Art by Joseph J. Depre

Chicago Street Art compiled, written, designed and edited by Joseph J. Depre ; photographs by Oscar Arriola, Chris Diers, Thomas Fennell IV, Patrick Hershberger

Regular price $ 100.00 $ 0.00

Chicago : J.J. Depre, 2011. Paperback. 104 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. Brand New.

For the past few years, Joseph J. Depre has been traveling around the world photographing and writing about street art. Upon returning to his hometown of Chicago, he was inspired to author a book based on the current scene. The result is Chicago Street Art. Separating the genre from its roots in graffiti, Depre clearly and passionately explains his perspective and interest in a cultural tracing of Street Art. Working with four other photographers, the book is a photo documentary and serves as an overview of the overlooked but vital arts scene that appears and disappears on the streets of Chicago.

Part history lesson, part field guide, part cultural insider wisdom, Chicago Street Art is offered as a legitimate pictorial text that moves the Street Art practice into the position as an important cultural marker distinctive to a specific city and time. It features six short essays from Depre, as well as quotes and more than 200 color images from artists and photographers of the Chicago Street Art community.


Q: What are your shipping rates and do you ship overseas?

A: Free Shipping within the United States. We ship worldwide. For more detail head over to our shipping page.

Q: Can you send me additional photographs of the book?

A: We are always happy to provide additional photographs of any book when a customer request them. Just send us an email via the contact us page.

Q: How do you ship your book? UPS, FedEx or USPS?

A: We primary use USPS but if requested we can ship with FedEx or UPS.

Q: How long will it take for my book to arrive?

A: In general, shipping will take about 3-5 business days within the United States.

Q: What are your return policy?

A: We offer a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee for all purchases regardless of the reason for the return. Further details about return and refund can be found on our return page under the link column below.

Q: What payment method do you accept?

A: We accept all major credit cards, as well as PAYPAL, APPLEPAY AND GOOGLEPAY.

We are always here to help so if you have any questions, just contact us via Facebook by way of that blue button on the left-hand side or send us an email via our contact us page. We also take phone calls from 10-5pm EST M-F at 617-599-2003.

More from this collection

By continuing to browse our site, you accept the use of cookies. Learn more