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Jonathan Koshi


While living in Brussels, Belgium, artist Jonathan Koshi spent 3 months photographing doors covered in tags. He used the photos to produce a gorgeous series of graphite drawings. See more below.

















Jonathan Koshi’s Website

via: Artnau

Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • Joe

    These are great. The graphite kind of obscures what’s “original” and what’s tagged – like in the first one I’m guessing that little train tunnel in the bottom right is tagged but I guess it could be a funny little piece of decor. In the “Don Bosco” it looks like there’s a hamburger or something on the ground (bottom right again) but I don’t trust my eyes – maybe it’s a tag, maybe it’s a joke by the Koshi. Fun stuff.

  • Tim Breese

    these are awesome!

  • I always thought that doors made great frames for the tags that adorn them

  • ktoth.ca

    I’ve been photographing tags on doors for almost 15 years. What a great project you have here drawing them.

  • Lovely work and they’re so tiny!

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