Niels 'Shoe' Meulman
Niels “Shoe” Meulman is an internationally known visual artist, graffiti writer, graphic designer and art director, based in Amsterdam. Meulman began tagging “Shoe” in 1979 and became a graffiti legend by the time he was 18. In the eighties, he met New York artists like Dondi, Rammellzee, Haze, Quik and Keith Haring. Niels Shoe revolutionized the art of writing with Calligraffiti, an art form that fuses calligraphy and graffiti.