‘A chance to recalibrate’: Street art legend Ben Eine on his ‘reflective’ new solo show in Whitechapel

Hackney Citizen, October 24, 2018

It is 20 years since street artist and longtime Hackney resident Ben Eine sprayed the letter ‘S’ on to a wall in London.

It was his first tag, and the start of a successful career which has seen him take his iconic typography to places like Paris and Stockholm, turn an east London street into “alphabet city”, and design the cover of the 200 millionth edition of the Big Issue.