My work is a journey from past experiences, influences, and inspirations which all lead up to the moment of where I am and what I’m working on. My work reflects who I am and the story I want to tell.
I have a profound desire to understand and explore the nature of duality I was born in a tiny isolated village in Cochabamba, Bolivia I have had the unique experience of growing up in one of the poorest countries in Latin America and living in one of the wealthiest in the world for the last […]
my stage name’s (T.A.S.P)”MugshotOne”( it’s an acronym that breaks down in this order..the almighty sick phantom __ mentally unique grammatically spittin highly obscene termanology of origins not explained) aka Luce Williz” enjoy the freshness. I’m in California Currently working with A wonderful Community group headed by my two west coast brothers Dusty Stiggers and Jeremiah […]
I’ve been drawing since I was a kid in 1997 in my Grandma Mason’s living room. I remember my mom taking me to the Watts Towers as a kid and imagining what it would be like to be an artist and leave something great behind for the world to see and appreciate. My mom always […]
I received both my BFA and MFA in illustration from California State University, Long Beach. I currently live in Orange County and work as a commission artist. My work is inspired by my love of nature, and explores themes about love, heartache, and the joy and sorrow that come from feeling too deeply.
Themes of pop culture, mental health and loss of innocence blend with the techniques of the old masters in the work of Michelle Marks. Taking notes from the predecessors of “Pop Surrealism” and “Low Brow”, her work falls somewhere in the valley between high and low art. Marks’ vocabulary ranges from cute to sexualized to […]
There is infinite potential for art and imagination to completely change the world we live in. The contemplation of how to go about transforming our socially constructed reality along with advocating for social change, are two of the main concepts that fuel my work. Simply put, it is an attempt to illustrate a paradigmatic shift. […]
The year was 1989 at the age of 12, I was introduced to aerosol art; Through a mural project at Franklin Middle school in collaboration with Homeland Cultural center. That was a life changing experience that inspired me to pursue a career in art. Throughout the years I have completed over 200 murals across the […]
My name is Morshan R. Ward II I am originally from Compton California I was born August 9th 1994. Spending most my life growing up on the north side of Long Beach growing up in poverty I realized there isn’t a lot of avenues to flourish in the arts in that community. my mission with […]
As an artist and teacher, I have a passion for working with people and their creative endeavors. Whether this regards food, art, health, or the environment, I bring my experience, creativity, and leadership skills to any task. I aspire to work with children and communities through teaching and facilitating art and public works. I have […]
CA based painter and scenic artist. Portraits, murals, multimedia assemblage, nerd art, Bob Ross style landscapes. Work has been shown in Malibu, Roosevelt Island, NYC. Custom portraits, murals and commissions welcome. Long Beach born.
Before moving to California for college my whole childhood revolved around the art community of Miami, from the art schools growing up, watching the Art District grow, skateboarding through Wynwood and being a part of something that would inspire the rest of my journey as an artist. I remember muralists coming to the old marina […]