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No Sleep|Dj Stretch Armstrong
No Sleep : NYC Nightlife Flyers 1988-1999
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Overview

No Sleepis a visual history of the halcyon days of New York City club life as told through flyer art. Spanning the late 80s through the late 90s, when nightlife buzz travelled via flyers and word of mouth, No Sleepfeatures a collection of artwork from the personal archives of NYC DJs, promoters, club kids, nightlife impresarios, and the artists themselves. Club flyers, by design, were ephemeral objects distributed on street corners, outside of nightclubs and concert halls, in barbershops and retail shops, and were not intended to be preserved for posterity. Through the 90s, they became both increasingly prevalent and more sophisticated as printing technology evolved. Overnight, however, with the advent of the internet, theflyer essentially disappeared, despite it being common at one time for promoters to print thousands of flyers for any given event. Recently, these flyers have become sought-after collector's items

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781576878088
  • ISBN-10: 1576878082
  • Publisher: powerHouse Books
  • Publish Date: November 2016
  • Dimensions: 9.7 x 8.3 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.3 pounds
  • Page Count: 224

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