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– free access library: over 100 publications on: street art & graffiti, graphics, illustration, community art, urban art, participative art,graffzines,  magazines, articles, newspapers;

Urban Collectors intends to expand the international vision on the urban art scene and is welcoming donations. Anyone can collaborate with the project by donating magazines or books related to these topics. We will be thrilled to keep them  and make them available to anyone.

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Graffiti& Street art

  1. NAME TAGGING, Martha Cooper, Mark Batty Publisher New York City, signed
  2. EDUCATION FOR SOCIALLY ENGAGED ART, Pablo Helguera, Jorge Pinto Books, New York
  3. THE FAITH OF GRAFFITI, Norman Mailer & Jon Naar, HarperCollins Publishers
  4. AFTER THE LAUGHTER, Herakut, Publikat
  5. BLACKBOOK. SESSIONS.#03, Publikat
  6. BLACKBOOK. SESSIONS.#04, Publikat
  7. INTERNATIONAL TOP SPRAYER, Moses&Taps, Publikat
  8. STREET FONTS, graffiti alphabets from around the world, Claudia Walde, Thames&Hudson
  9. REVOLUTIONARY WOMEN, A BOOK OF STENCILS, Queen of the Neighbourhood Collective, PM Press
  10. BOMB THE SUBURBS, William Upksi Wimsatt, Soft Skull Press
  11. GRAFFITI COOK BOOK. The complete do-it-yourself guide to graffiti, Dokument Press
  12. AEROSOLS, Daniel Rosko Knorn, All School Cans
  13. OMAGIU, remix culture magazine, Isoni Design, Ltd
  14. I AM 1UP. ONE UNITED POWER, Publikat Verlags & Handels GrubHzCo
  15. STICKERS from the first international stickers awards, Andreas Ulrich, Matthias Marx, Matthias Muller, Die Gestalten Verlag
  16. BERLIN STREET ART 2, Prestel Publishing
  17. STREET ART. La revoluzione nelle strade, Ennio Ciotta, BePress Edizioni
  18. URBAN ART. The world as a canvas, Garry Hunter, Arcturus
  19. GRAFFITI FILES, Editura Paralela 45
  20. GRAFFITI ARGENTINA, Maximiliano Ruiz, Thames&Hudson
  21. GUERILLA SPAM, Edizione Independete Guerilla Spam
  22. GRAFFITI. Arta strazii pe 5 continente, Nicholas Ganz & Tristan Manco, Editura Veillant
  23. STREET ART, Russ Thorne, Flame Tree Publishing
  24. BALCANS. Urban Art&Culture Magazine – Issue 05
  25. BALCANS. Urban Art&Culture Magazine – Issue 06
  26. GIRLS ON TOP, graffzine
  27. CATFIGHT, magazine, no.1-9 (without no. 6)
  28. THE LIFE OF GRAFFITI ARTIST DONDI WHITE, Style Master General, Dondi White, ReganBooks
  29. ALPHABET SPECIALI, Eraide, graffzine
  30. TAKING OVER, graffzine
  31. STREET EDITION NR.1, Berlin, Overkill
  32. BACK JUMPS, magazine
  33. ARTA NAS RUAS, magazine
  34. SAM, STREET ART AND MORE, magazine no.1-no.10
  37. MEETING OF STYLES VOLUME 1, Manuel Gerrulis, From Here to Fame Publishing
  38. FAITH47, From Here to Fame Publishing
  39. SUBWAY ART, Martha Cooper&Henry Chalfant, Thames & Hudson, signed
  40. BIKE ART, BICYCLE IN ART AROUND THE WOLRD, Kiriakos Iosifidis, Publikat
  41. 32 NOTES ON GRAFFITI, Klick Klack Magazine
  42. BACKJUMPS no 13, 14, 15
  43. BACKJUMPS unknown no.
  44. THE GRAFFITI SUBCULTURE, youth, masculinity and identity in London and New York, Nancy Macdonald, Palgrave Macmillan
  46. GRAFFITI NYC, Hugo Martinez & Nato, Prestel
  48. Bucharest Rullez DVD
  49. YO, GRAFFZINE NO 0, JUNE 2015
  50. REFLECTION ON STREET ART, original artwork, by Doamna Dia
  51. THE MAMOTH BOOK OF STREET ART, by AKE, editura Robinson, Running Press
  52. LISBON STREET ART& URBAN CREATIVITY: 2014 International Conference (Street Art & Urban Creativity, conference books) (Volume 1), Neves, Pedro Soares
  53. GLORIOUS BOOKLET1.4, editura Whole Train Press
  54. BLACK BOOK CULT SERIES/VOLUME 1/POISON, editura Whole Train Press
  55. Subway player MSER,  BLACK BOOK CULT SERIES/VOLUME 1editura Whole Train Press
  56. GRAFFITI A NEW YORK, by Andrea Nelli, editura Whole Train Press
  57. GLORIOUS KINGS OF GREEN, Volume 2, editura Whole Train Press
  58. GLORIOUS KINGS OF GREEN, Volume 3, editura Whole Train Press
  59. FORMAJE nr.1
  60. FORMAJE nr.4
  61. GRAFFITI LA FEMININ, Nicholas Ganz, editura Hecate
  62. Mujeres Grafiteando, ediciones Mujeres Creando
  63. Street Art in Riga 
  64. TRANSMISSION ET MYTHOLOGIE DANS LE GRAFFITI , Joëlle Le Saux, editura Éditions Peinture
  65. SAEIO 2009-2014,  editura Éditions Peinture
  66. Results not Excuses, Paul „Aroe” Barlow  
  67. Mural XXL : What Graffiti and Street Art Did Next, Claudia Walde, editura Thames and Hudson
  68. Street Art, Fine Art, Ingrid Beazley
  69. We B*Girlz, Nika Kramer
  70. Obey: Supply and Demand, Shepard Fairey
  71. Wall Writers,Roger Gastman
  72. Walls Notebook, Sherwood Forlee
  73. Trespass, Carlo McCormick
  74. Calligraffiti, the graphic art of Nieils Shoe Meulman, editura From here to fame publishing
  75. How & Nosm , editura On the Run
  76. Smash 137, editura On the Run
  77. Skin Graf, masters of Graffiti Tattoo, editura Prestel
  78. Sticker city, paper graffiti art, Claudia Walde, editura Thames and Hudson
  79. Kofie, editura Zero+ publishing
  80. Textura Dos, Buenos Aires Street art, editura Mark Batty Publisher, NYC
  81. All City Queens book
  82. Down by Law #17 magazine
  83.  Overrated #3 magazine
  84. Bomber #41/#42 Netherlands magazine
  85. Stylefile #39-#49 Rhein-Main magazine
  86. Swet Goes Red book
  87. Rugged issue#13 #14 #15 #18 magazine
  88. The Jukebox Colouring Book, editura Gingko Press
  89. Flip the script, A guide for aspiring vandals and typographers, editura Gingko Press
  90. Respect and Love 123Klan, editura Ankama
  91. Dabs & Myla Before and Further, editura Gingko Press
  93. Utah & Ether: Probabation Vacation, Lost in Asia
  94. JUXTAPOZ Psychedelic Urban Media bok
  95. DARE to be different Publikat Publishing book
  96. Cut and Fold Subway Urban Media colouring book
  97. WHAT WE SEE Urban Media book
  98. Moving Shadows #3 Germany Urban Media magazine
  99. GRIFTERS CODE: Documenting Modern Graffiti Writing by Good Guy Boris – Premium: Green cover, signed
  100. Rubin, Dokument press
  101. Mural Art 2: Murals on Huge Public Surfaces Around the World from Graffiti to Trompe L’oeil, Publikat press
  102. Get Up Stay Up, The Concise Graffiti Writer’s Handbook, Publikat press
  103. Graffiti School: A Student Guide and Teacher Manual, Thames & Hudson
  104. Banksy, Wall and piece, Century press
  105. Street art- Fine art, HENI publishing
  106. Graffiti Art #6 Berlin und Neue Länder ,  Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf
  107. Street Art Chile, Eight Books Ltd
  108. HIP HOP FILES: Photographs 1979-1984 by Martha Cooper, From Here to Fame
  109. Arabic Graffiti, From Here to Fame
  110. Street Marking in Hungary, Metex  & Plagium
  111. Tag Town: The Evolution of New York Graffiti Writing, Martha Cooper, Dokument Press, signed
  112. Remapping #1, Urban Collectors, limited 300 copies
  113. GraffitiA, Urban Collectors, limited 500 copies
  114. Urban Art School, Graffiti pentru incepatori, Urban Collectors
  115. Imaginarium, romanian street art, limited 100 copies
  116. Pisica Patrata, editura Vellant
  117. Pisica Patrata, self publishing, with the artist signature
  118. Blana #1-10
  119. Numele, romanian graffzine #1, limited 100 copies
  120. Street World,Urban Culture from five continents,  Thames and Hudson
  121. Graffiti Japan,  Mark Batty Publisher
  122. Girl power DVD
  123. Skateistan: The Tale of Skateboarding in Afghanistan
  124. Open Source: A Citywide Public Art Exhibition,  Gingko Press
  125. Stencil graffiti, Thames and Hudson
  126. Crazy stickers, Cypi Press
  127. Gaza graffiti, messages of love and politics, The American university in Cairo press
  128. Graffiti in Antiquity, Routledge
  129. Graffiti and street art, Thames and Hudson
  130. Backjumps, urban communication and aesthetics, live issue #3
  131. GUERILLA SPAM, tutto cio’ che sai e’ falso, edizione independente
  132.  Forms of rockin’ graffiti letters and popular culture, Dokument press
  133. Fire place newspaper, Belgium and sorroundings,
  134. Local romanian newspapers with articles on graffiti and street art

Graphic Design & Illustration

No More Rules: Graphic Design and Postmodernism(Paperback)
Color for Designers: Ninety-Five Things You Need to Know When Choosing and Using Colors for Layouts and Illustrations

Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works(Paperback)

Hand-lettering Ledger: A Practical Guide to Creating, Serif, Script, Illustrated, Ornate and Totally Original Hand-drawn Styles (Record book)

Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, and Students(Paperback)

Visual Harmony: Proportion in Graphic Design (Hardback)

I Used to be a Design Student: Then – Now (Paperback)

Typography: My Way to Typography (Paperback)

Hello, I am Erik: Eril Spiekermann: Typographer, Designer, Entrepeneur (Hardback)

Animantion now, Thames and Hudson

Juxtapoz, the psychedelic nomber

Profetia Urbana, Rober Obert

Istoria benzii desenate romanesti, editura Vellant

Hand Lettering Ledger