The ever controversial graffiti artist and societal critic Kidult has released a VERY powerful video reminding us all about the ever-present co-optation of graffiti into the world of high fashion. The Paris-born artist starts his video be contrasting imagery of war zones, famine, and destruction with iconic fashion logo’s invoking a very visceral reaction from the viewer. The video also features a lot of footage of Kidult dropping his tags on various fashion house storefronts in Hong Kong, Paris, London and New York. Watch below, but be warned the images and messaging can be disturbing.
Kidult ‘Visual Dictatorship’ Video