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Shake Well Midden: An archaeology of contemporary graffiti production in Perth, Western Australia

Frederick, Ursula


Following on from the inroads archaeologists have made into the study of graffiti, this project set out to examine graffiti production through the lens of its associated material culture. A graffiti midden comprising the detritus of mark-making paraphernalia and other contemporary residues was recorded. The study reveals that aerosol painting was the dominant technique employed in the production of graffiti. One component of the assemblage-the aerosol can-was selected as a focus for detailed...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Archaeology
Access Rights: Open Access


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