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Henry Chalfant (American, b. 1940) is an Pennsylvania-born photographer and videographer most notable for his work on graffiti, breakdance, and hip hop culture. A graduate of Stanford University, where he studied classical Greek, Chalfant started out as a sculptor in New York in the 1970s, turning to photography and film as part of an in-depth study of hip-hop and graffiti art. His photos are in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, and the Carnegie Institute in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The PBS documentary Style Wars, which he co-produced, is considered the seminal documentary on graffiti culture.Interested in consigning works by Henry Chalfant? Learn more »
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