The habit of painting on the walls stems from primitive man as a way of communicating poaching. At this time, graphitty is used as a means of mysticism and spirituality to evoke the spirit of hunting.
The development of art in ancient Egypt also shows the activity of painting on the walls of the pyramids. This painting communicates another realm encountered by a pharaoh (Pharaoh) after being mummified.
The activity of graffiti as a means of showing dissatisfaction began only in Roman times with evidence of an insinuating painting of government on the walls of the building. This painting is found in the ruins of the city of Pompeii. While in Rome itself is used as a propaganda tool to discredit Christian adherents who at that time banned the emperor.
Graffiti is an art activity that uses the composition of colors, lines, shapes and volumes to write certain sentences on the wall. The tool used is usually spray paint cans (PILOX) .With the skill and equipment that is still simple, the concept of writing and walls became the safest media to express opinions secretly at the time. The term graffiti itself is taken from the Latin, graphium which means to write. Initially the term was used by archaeologists to define the writings in ancient buildings of the ancient Egyptians and Romans.
Graffiti itself is: An art creations that are expressed by artists through the media of concrete walls or media of wooden walls and concrete that can be painted in the form of letters, images that have a certain meaning as the outpouring of the heart that makes it in pour in the form of writing and pictures in such rupa that usually wear paint pilox as a liquid dye or also wear a bruss air compressor.