“Spirits are high for a protracted struggle,” from June 1968; and “Beauty is in the street.”
What do you think of political, or pseudo- political, street artists like Banksy and Shepard Fairey, who are now shown in galleries? I don’t know them, I haven’t heard of them. In France we have Miss Van. She’s now in galleries. She’s represented. And that’s how it works today: You get known in the street and finish in the galleries.
William Bostwick is a brewer, beekeeper, and writer. He lives in San Francisco. His latest book is Beer Craft: A Simple Guide to Making Great Beer.