Contemporary artist and graffiti legend Steve Powers talks about his creative journey and the process and thinking behind Love Letter – arguably the longest love story ever written: a 20 block long grafitti ballad painted across West Philadelphia’s rooftops and walls.

At the PSFK Conference New York 2010, contemporary artist and graffiti legend Steve Powers talked about his creative journey and the process and thinking behind Love Letter – arguably the longest love story ever written: a 20 block long grafitti ballad painted across West Philadelphia’s rooftops and walls.

Watch his presentation below:

Some highlights from Powers’s talk:

Powers nurtured his passion for art and storytelling as a young grafitti artist growing up in Philly. He followed this creative impetus to become one of Philadelphia’s most noted artists, and to give back to the community through his form of beautiful vandalism.

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