The Graffiti Trucks of Paris: Urban Spree Gallery, Berlin
July 12th, 2017

BOOK LAUNCH: “THE GRAFFITI TRUCKS OF PARIS” BY MARC VALLÉEurbanspree.com

Book Launch: The Graffiti Trucks of Paris by Marc Valléefacebook.com

Join me for the Berlin launch of the second edition of The Graffiti Trucks of Paris at the Urban Spree Gallery on Friday 21 July 2017. The launch will include a photographic installation of images from the zine. Plus I will be signing copies of all my graffiti zines on the night.

RSVP via Facebook.


The Graffiti Trucks of Paris: Press
April 1st, 2017

The Graffiti Trucks of Paris Subverting the streetshuckmagazine.com

How the graffiti trucks of Paris provide a voice for the city’s youthhero-magazine.com

Both Huck Magazine and HERO Magazine featured The Graffiti Trucks of Paris last month.


The Graffiti Trucks of Paris
March 23rd, 2017

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“The pictures here highlight how artists have brought the creative activism of subversive graffiti into (or onto) these commercialised infrastructures of urban mobility. As trucks and vans move consumable goods of the elite urban economy around the city, they carry with them the viruses of activism. Like the New York subway trains in the 1970s, the graffiti trucks of Paris are a mobile gallery of graffiti and its affront to the sterile spaces of urban commodity movement.” – Dr. Oli Mould.

The Graffiti Trucks of Paris is available to buy online and is also stocked by Claire de Rouen Books, Foyles, Flotsam Books in Tokyo and The Photographers’ Gallery.


PARIS, FRANCE – 20.01.17. A truck covered in graffiti on Friday 20 January 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2017. All rights reserved.


The Graffiti Trucks of Paris
February 23rd, 2017


PARIS, FRANCE – 20.01.17. A truck covered in graffiti on Friday 20 January 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2017. All rights reserved.

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PARIS, FRANCE – 20.01.17. A truck covered in graffiti on Friday 20 January 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2017. All rights reserved.


PARIS, FRANCE – 20.01.17. A truck covered in graffiti on Friday 20 January 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2017. All rights reserved.


The Graffiti Trucks of Paris
December 31st, 2016


PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

The Graffiti Trucks of Parismarcvallee.co.uk

First edit of The Graffiti Trucks of Paris.

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PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


End of Year Review: My top ten pictures
December 18th, 2016

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 31.05.16. Graffiti writers on Tuesday 31 May 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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In no particular order here are my top ten pictures for 2016.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 08.04.16. Skateboarder Dylan Leadley-Watkins on Friday 8 April 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 05.05.16. Graffiti writer on Thursday 5 May 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 11.11.16. Photography student Ryan Sparkes on Friday 11 November 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 05.05.16. Graffiti writer on Thursday 5 May 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 05.02.16. A graffiti writer in a derelict factory on Friday 5 February 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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BERLIN, GERMANY – 23.07.16. Assistant Professor Toni Karge at the ‘Memorial to Homosexuals Persecuted Under Nazism’ on Saturday 23 July 2016 in Berlin, Germany. The Berlin based academic is currently researching queer public spaces. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 05.05.16. Graffiti writer on Thursday 5 May 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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PARIS, FRANCE – 26.11.16. A truck covered in graffiti on Saturday 26 November 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 31.05.16. Graffiti writer on Tuesday 31 May 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2016. All rights reserved.


Male Sex Worker Zine
November 7th, 2016

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 12.03.10. Male sex worker Thierry Schaffauser at home on Friday 12th March 2010 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2010.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 12.03.10. Male sex worker Thierry Schaffauser at home on Friday 12th March 2010 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2010.

In 2017 I will be publishing a new zine on the life and work of male sex worker and political activist Thierry Schaffauser.

I’ve been documenting Thierry since 2010 looking at the social, economic and political issues facing him. A new edit of pictures shot between 2010 and 2012 are in my picture library. Later this month I will be spending time with Thierry in Paris to bring the project up to date and looking at the locations and spaces that he first used when he was a young sex worker for the new zine.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 06.01.11. Male sex worker Thierry Schaffauser at home on Thursday 6th January 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2011. All rights reserved.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 06.01.12. Male sex worker Thierry Schaffauser at home on Friday 6th January 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Vallée/marcvallee.co.uk) (c) Marc Vallée, 2012. All rights reserved.


Film: “Women Are Heroes” by JR
March 1st, 2010

JR / Exposition Paris 2009 – Ile Saint Louis
by JR

New film from French photographer and street artist JR. Enjoy!