UTAH & ETHER – PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA Buy UTAH & ETHER – PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA This first monograph of Utah & Ether tells the story of an American couple who, in 2011, left their homeland behind indefinitely to explore, paint and document the metro systems of Asia. For five years the artists traveled to 11 countries and 37 cities to fulfill their quest of chronicling the adventure and drama surrounding painting subways in Asia. This book is a compilation of stories and photographs that outline the artists’ experiences on their 5 year journey to the biggest cities and most obscure regions of the world’s largest continent. The project called PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA is separated in two: THE VIDEO SERIES With the video footage they created 12 original episodes, that allow us to follow U&E and experience a small part of the action and to celebrate the accomplishment of their goals. This series was (and continue to be) released online for free. Episode 1 – Turkey, Episode 2 – India, Episode 3- Thailand, Episode 4 – Malaysia, Episode 5 – Singapore, Episode 6 – Philippines THE BOOK The second part of the project is held in a book. A book that tell us the stories, the experiences and the emotions they had along the way. This personal regard introduce us to details and situations, which we can’t see or understand in their videos. Together with a selection of their best photographies, the book will complete the experience and set a new milestone in the modern history of graffiti. Published and distributed by The Grifters Publishing. PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA by UTAH & ETHER is available in two editions: Collector edition, limited in 500 copies,signed and numbered by the artists and with hardcover. Available exclusively in The Grifters store. The Original edition is identical to the Collector edition, with a difference of paperback/softcover. This edition is available in our store and selected libraries & shops worldwide. Join our newsletter and be the first to know about the release date. Collector & Original edition of PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA by UTAH & ETHER ORIGINAL EDITION Size: 36cm x 29 cm / 14.2 x 11.4 inch Pages: 180 pages Cover: Paperback / Softcover Print: Offset Lithography on Fedrigoni™ paper, Full Color. Price: 29.95€ ISBN: 978-619-7267-01-3 Original edition of PROBATION VACATION: LOST IN ASIA by UTAH & ETHER COLLECTOR EDITION (SOLD OUT) Hardcover edition of 500 signed and numbered copies. Size: 36cm x 29 cm / 14.2 x 11.4 inch Pages: 180 pages Cover: Hardcover Print: Offset Lithography on Fedrigoni™ paper, Full Color. Price: 39.95€ PUBLICATIONS Interview with Utah & Ether at The Hundreds LEGAL DISCLAIMER The Grifters Ltd. does not condone or promote any illegal activities including trespassing and vandalizing private or public property. We do not encourage people to break the law. The following videos, photos and text shown in this film are sent to us anonymously and they are used only for the purposes of documentation.