Now available for presale Smashed: The Art of the Sticker Combo. Compiled and written by iwillnot, Smashed is a street art photography book that shows how trading street art stickers by mail has grown into a gallery exhibition that has reached three million people in 2016. Over the last 5 years the DC Street Sticker EXPO has evolved into Washington DC’s largest group show. The EXPO has hundreds of sticker artists participating for each installation making up the hundreds of thousands of stickers that cover the gallery. This book follows the growth of the DC Street Sticker EXPO beginning in 2013 with a 10,000-sticker installation, to an installation of nearly 300,000 stickers in 2016. See what high-resolution images of a fine art gallery smashed with hundreds of thousands of stickers looks like. It’s simply unforgettable.
iwillnot is a DC-based sticker artist. He is the creator and curator of the DC Street Sticker EXPO. Over the course of three DC Street Sticker EXPOs, he has installed more than 500,000 stickers and has received sticker art from more than 500 artists from 15 countries. The DC Street Sticker EXPO 3.0 has reached three million people in 2016 alone, and it has been featured in The Washington Post Express, Vandalog, Street Art NYC, Kolaj Magazine, Brightest Young Things, and others. The DC Street Sticker EXPO series has also inspired others across the country to make stickers as well as start their own sticker shows.