Charlie Ahearn, Wild Style, 4 Photographs, 1982


Four publicity photographs for Charlie Ahearn’s Wild Style, 1982; commercially produced contact photo prints made in conjunction with the first New York screening, 10 x 8 in. (each).

  1. Charlie Ahearn (photographer), “Chief Rocker Busy Bee in WILDSTYLE, 1982”
  2. C. Campbell (photographer), “‘Lee’ Quinones and Sandra ‘Pink’ Fabara in WILDSTYLE, 1982”
  3. Martha Cooper (photographer), “Patti Astor and Crazy Legs in WILDSTYLE, 1982” This is image contains an ink inscription: “Patti A. rock the house ‘82”
  4. Martha Cooper (photographer), “Break Dancing to Ramelle Z in WILDSTYLE, 1982”

Wildstyle, Charle Ahearn, Martha Cooper, Patty Astor, Hip Hop

WildStyle, Chief Rocker BusyBee, Charle Ahearn, Hip Hop
Chief Rocker Busy Bee by Charlie Ahearn
Wildstyle, Lee Quinones, Lady Pink, 80s, Hip Hop Art
Lee Quinones and Sandra “Pink” Fabara by C. Campbell
WildStyle, PattiAstor, Charlie Ahearn, 80s Hip Hop, Crazy Legs, Martha Cooper
Patti Astor and Crazy Legs by Martha Cooper with handwritten inscription
WildStyle, Ramelle Z, Breakdancing, Break Dancing, 80s Hip Hop, Charlie Ahearn
Break Dancing to Ramelle Z
Charlie Ahearn Film & Video Lady Pink (Sandra Fabara) Lee Quiñones


No Wave and Independent Film

The No Wave and Independent films produced in downtown New York in the 1970s and 1980s are an intriguing hybrid art form that intermingles music, fashion, performance and visual art.