Gajin Fujita, ‘United Streets of L.A.’, 2019, L.A. Louver
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Gajin Fujita

United Streets of L.A., 2019

Hand lettered letterpress print with foil stamping
16 × 20 in
40.6 × 50.8 cm
.
$2,500
Location
Venice
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L.A. Louver
Venice

This print was completed in collaboration with Aardvark Letterpress in Los Angeles, with …

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Gajin Fujita
American, b. 1972
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Gajin Fujita mixes references to traditional Japanese ukiyo-e woodcuts, contemporary manga, and other pop culture imagery in large-scale wood panel paintings. Head of the graffiti crew K2S (“Kill to Succeed”), Fujita was featured in MOCA’s “Art in the Streets” exhibition and continues to be an important presence in the LA street art community. Made with spray paint, metallic leafs, and Sharpie Mean Streak markers, his lively images often combine graffiti lettering with Japanese motifs such as samurais, geishas, dragons, tigers, and fish.

Gajin Fujita, ‘United Streets of L.A.’, 2019, L.A. Louver
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About the work
L.A. Louver
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This print was completed in collaboration with Aardvark Letterpress in Los Angeles, with hand-lettering by the artist that is unique to each edition. Hand-stamped foil sakura, or Japanese cherry blossoms, take the place of stars on the flag. The red stripes also have a subtle pattern based on the yabane style of …

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Gajin Fujita
American, b. 1972
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Gajin Fujita mixes references to traditional Japanese ukiyo-e woodcuts, contemporary manga, and other pop culture imagery in large-scale wood panel paintings. Head of the graffiti crew K2S (“Kill to Succeed”), Fujita was featured in MOCA’s “Art in the Streets” exhibition and continues to be an important presence in the LA street art community. Made with spray paint, metallic leafs, and Sharpie Mean Streak markers, his lively images often combine graffiti lettering with Japanese motifs such as samurais, geishas, dragons, tigers, and fish.

Gajin Fujita

United Streets of L.A., 2019

Hand lettered letterpress print with foil stamping
16 × 20 in
40.6 × 50.8 cm
.
$2,500
Location
Venice
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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