Writers Bench : A Documentary Exploring the Evolution of Melbourne’s Graffiti Culture. 1980-2011.
Writers Bench explores the historical relevance of the graffiti and street art scene in Melbourne to the world, with the artists who have helped shape Melbourne’s cultural identity.Meet the legends of the graffiti and street art scene, as Writers Bench guides you through the events that created the culture as we see it today. Hear stories of growing up with the movement, why each artist got involved and what influenced their style. From its raw beginnings as political and radical slogans plastered on walls throughout the suburbs, to the colourful burst of murals splashed along urban train lines, to the rise of street art as an inner city tourist attraction, Writers Bench traces the evolution of this vital artistic movement.