TIE – Documentary

Jonathan See Lim (1979 – March 18, 1998), was a famous graffiti artist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Tie was well known in the graffiti community for his aggressive style of graffiti art and the massive amount of work he produced. At age 18, Tie was murdered by a property owner while attempting to paint a rooftop in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District. Since his death, Tie has become a martyr for Bay Area graffiti, and his legacy continues through his friends and fans who continue to write his tag in many international cities.

~ by vargucci on November 1, 2007.

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