03/05/13: Indamix mural
i just finished painting a mural in Portland at a music warehouse venue "the Barracks", home of Indamix records.
This was a fun musical piece done all in spraycan.
Pics in my BLOG section
03/05/13: Limited edition hand/painted screenprint
I have a limited run (only 17 made)
of silkscreened prints of my "Gearhead"
image. they are all 22in.x15in. hand silkscreened/hand painted prints on thick watercolor paper.
They are $40 each. plus shipping.
Pics in my BLOG section...
and just message me if interested in one.
01/27/13: Albina Press Jan. Mural collab.
For the month of January, myself and artist friend Jeremy Nichols did 2 murals on the walls of the Albina Press n. location in Portland Or.
i painted The cock fight, and chicken both with spraypaint, and Jeremy did the pigeons with acrylic.
These will ONLY be up for the month of January, then poof, we rolling them.
so get in there, have a cup o joe, and enjoy before they are gone!
*Photos are in my BLOG section
10/25/12: GRAFT panel discussion
Wed. Oct.10th I had the pleasure to speak/show artwork at an event here in Portland put on by AIGA called GRAFT.
This event was about the merging of graffiti and design culture.
There was the debut of the film
"Graffiti Fine Art" by director
Jered Levy. Then was a panel discussion on graffiti/design culture.
Plus there was an excellent alphabet art show by 26 designers/artists from around the world. which somehow my painting was the 27th letter*
PIC OF MY PAINTING IN BLOG SECT.
10/25/12: Backspace Gallery collab mural!
For the month of September i had the chance to paint the 40ftx15ft main wall at Backspace Gallery in Portlnad.
This was a wonderful collab for me, finally getting the chance to collab
with 2 talented artist friends...
Alter One and Jermey Nichols.
Photos are in my BLOG section*
08/17/12: wall / live painting updates
i just updated some of the latest walls i've done, as well as a few large scale live paintings which happened at WHAT THE FESTIVAL over this summer
*pics are in my BLOG section
08/16/12: Inspirational Beets Roots album cover
Recently i finished the cover and full cd design for Portland based 20's style Jazz group INSPIRATIONAL BEETS, For their album release titled "ROOTS".
these guys bring such a long missed feeling back to music for me...
*i recommend giving them a listen
Pics of the cover, as well as a fun little timelapse video of the inking of the cover are in my BLOG section
04/04/12: Limited edition print run available now
I'm happy to announce that in conjunction with my Graeter Gallery show in March,
we are releasing a limited edition print of my piece titled
"Remembering a larger vision of time"
(pic in the BLOG section of my site)
*There are only 10 available in this
archival Print run, so get yours now for they will sell out quick.
Print is printed on Velvet Fine Art Paper
24" x 20" all archival ink and paper.
framed or unframed is an option.
in the store section if interested.
03/21/12: 2 person March show at Graeter Gallery
I recently had the pleasure of having a 2 person show with Vancouver .B.C. artist Phresha
at Graeter Gallery in Portland, Or.
Our work is surrently hanging there until the end of March, so if you're in the area, roll thru and see this show in person! Graeter Gallery is a beautiful space to show in...watch out, once you enter, you'll never want to leave
*available work is also online at
the gallery website.
03/21/12: latest artwork themes
The latest work i've been creating has been running with the idea of time...
time and how there are many versions of it, it seems to move so fast, yet minutes can also seem like hours. i think most is all an illusion. its all in our minds.
there are cycles, some breif, some endless Some we can understand and grasp,
while some are out of our understanding.
thats just a lil footnote to keep inmind when looking at the latest work.
*pics are in the gallery section.
*and Larger more detail shots in my BLOG
01/26/12: S.F. Assembly Line Hadouken group show
On Feb.4th 2012
I'm happy to be having 3 pieces in the
Assembly Line Collective Hadouken
group show in San Francisco
at LoPo Gallery & Space Gallery.
1141 Polk Street
San Francisco CA
7pm - 11pm
$3 Entrance / 21+
*if you're in the bay, roll thru for some great visuals,music and vibes!
12/08/11: new images for Sleek Designs
Just recently finished a few new images for Portland based glass company
Some new logo's as well as a few sleeve images that will either be bake on stickers or glass etched.
*images are in my BLOG section
11/30/11: Interview in Eleven magazine
I'm happy to be a part of the December issue of Eleven magazine,
Eleven is a local zine about the music and art culture in Portland and beyond.
I have an interview and an image that spreads across the inside front and back cover.
*swoop a copy if in PDX, or get to reading online
11/01/11: mural talk at Trillium charter school
Today i had a great session talking with the students at Trillium Charter School
in Portland Or. about murals/artwork and public visual communication.
It's great to expose the youth to what is happening in the world of art and hear their views on it all.
*gotta love keeping the inspiration flowing thru generations.
10/30/11: New collab. mural on side of Refuge
I recently had the great opportunity to work on one of the largest murals that i've done to date.
It was a collaboration between myself and outstanding artist friend
Joshua Mays (soldren.com)
It was done on the side of Refuge (refugepdx.com) in Portland, Or.
The size of it is around 100ft x 40ft.
Thnx to everyone who helped make this happen. I'm super happy with how everything turned out, and glad to add to the outside visual communication in Portland!
*PICS IN MY BLOG SECTION
09/26/11: Dia De Los Muertos group show
On Thursday Sept. 29th.
I will have 1 piece in a
Dia De Los Muertos group show here in Portalnd, Or.
at Screaming Sky Gallery
hope to see you out!
*PICS OF PIECE IN BLOG SECTION AS WELL AS GALLERY
07/27/11: Black Love Oriented CD design
I’m pleased to have teamed up with one of my fav. Mc’s from L.A., Dr. Oop
and beat producer from Japan, Budamunk in designing their latest release
titled ” Black Love Oriented”
which will be released on
P-Vine records, and as well on Jazzy Sport records. on Aug.3rd, 2011
Pics of the project as well as links are
in my BLOG section
06/07/11: June Backspace show, PDX
I currently have paintings up at Backspace Gallery in Portland, Or. for the entire month of June.
I'm splitting the show with
Cameron Thompson from Oakland,Ca.
Roll thru if you're in Portland, and see the scale and presence of the pieces in such a great open space.
05/18/11: FIND Art Magazine "Art Across America Tour"
I'm stoked to have a painting in the
FIND Art Magazine (www.findartmagazine.com)
spring/summer 2011 traveling tour!
From May 12th-July 17th, with almost a show every day in a different location,
FIND Art Magazine is spreading the vision thru some grassroots methods.
Keep your eyes open for FIND in your town!
*pic of my painting is in my BLOG sect.
05/09/11: albina press corner mural
just finished my first outward corner mural. I kept the color palette minimal,and ran with a strong symmetry in this piece.
*there's good pics in my BLOG section
04/13/11: visual interpretations of audio: STROKE.ARTFAIR
I'm real damn excited to be a part of a great visual remix project created by the folks at the quality German record label Projectmooncircle
I will be one of many artists to interpret a song by the labels musicians. I chose "5 minutes" by
Amsterdam based group Numaads.
These paintings will then be shown at the international arts festival in Munich Germany STROKE.ARTFAIR
(www.stroke-artfair.com) may 26th-29th.
*pics are in the gallery sect,
and the song & good closeups in my BLOG
03/13/11: Create:Fixate "RISE"
Coming up on April 9th,i'm pleased to be involved in a great multimedia group show called
which is happening in
Downtown Los Angeles.
*I will be exhibiting artwork, as well
as live painting there.
These events have been solid and running 9years strong...so come support the vision makers of today!
02/07/11: 3 person show @ Alternative Cafe in Seaside, Ca.
Feb.11th 7-10pm. I'll be showing paintings
in a 3 person show in Seaside, Ca.
@ the Alternative Cafe.
1230 Freemont Blvd.
Seaside, Ca. 93955
If you're in the area... definitely roll
thru and peep some amazing spectral visions!
*show will be up until March 8th.
*flyer in my BLOG section
02/05/11: Toyota live chalk painting
I Had a fun opportunity to rock a chalkboard live painting at a Mardi Gras themed
Toyota party @The Scion Slate event space in Portland.
It was a 12ft tall x 20ft chalkboard i got to work on...and was real glad there was a great band playing New Orleans style tunes to keep me moving!
Fun fun fun indeed.
*Pics will be in my BLOG section in the next few days.
01/26/11: Backspace curating
So i wanted to give a little light to the fact that all of 2011 i will be curating a great gallery space in downtown Portland called Backspace. (www.backspace.bz)
*this should be a fun year there...
getting to bring in so many amazing artists! So if you're in Portland, keep your eyes & ears open to Backspace for some visual treats!
01/26/11: Scion digital car painting @ Pdx international car show
From this thursday Jan.27th thru Sun.30th I will be doing some digital live painting @ the Scion booth! I'll be there from around 11am -2pm every day...
I'm excited to get some real time with this digital painting program. I'll be posting some pics in my BLOG when done!
11/29/10: Albina Press show...
I currently have some new pieces up at Albina Press (Albina location)
4637 North Albina Avenue
Portland, OR 97217
*show is up for another week...so stop in soon to take a look!
11/07/10: Art Nouveau interview...
I recently did an interview with Art Nouveau magazine regarding my history, last series of work and future visions.
Take a visit to their site
and read the article....
Hopefully it'll give a little insight about what's behind each painting.
Here's a direct link also...
*Thnx to Rose & Kendrick @ ANzine!
11/07/10: Roane Namuh album artwork...
I was honored to do the cover artwork for a homey Roane Namuh www.myspace.com/roanenamuh
for an upcoming vinyl release on
*there's a sneak peak of the artwork in my BLOG section.
keep your eyes out for this...
09/24/10: Bubbles mural
i recently finished an all spraypaint mural which is around 40ft.x10ft
dealing with daydreaming and the multiple realities we can create.
This was in my neighborhhod, and was great to be able to share with the folks around me. I met many new faces, and the neighborhood has embraced it with open arms.
pics in the walls section
and better large-scale ones in the BLOG
09/09/10: Block Party LIVE PAINT
i recently did a 12ft.x8ft live paint
@ Portlands 2nd annual Downtown Block Party. This was a great paint session with sunshine,great music in the air,and fuled by cold mate! yummmm
*updated pics are in my BLOG section.
plus a big thnx to Backspace
(www.backspace.bz) for supporting this paint session!
08/24/10: A Krate THNX...
So the show in Santa Cruz went amazing...
i wanted to thank all of those who came out!! i had some great conversations about art/life...and some solid connections also. thnx you all for the support & being so real.
*also big ups to all the KRATE CREW...ya'll are golden!
08/24/10: Tenfour design studio group show
First thursday Sept. 2nd.
I'm pleased to be a part of a group show for the opening of the Tenfour design agency here in Portland.
other artists include:
Dan Ness,Brandon Flores,Shayma Helin & Spencer Gentz
905 NW 12th Ave, Suite 110
Portland, OR 97209
07/26/10: Santa Cruz Solo show @The Krate
coming up on Friday August 13th,
i'm very stoked to be showing new artwork once again in Santa Cruz @The Krate!
1101 Pacific ave. suite.Z
Santa CRuz , CA 95060
*Gallery/record shop/clothing shop... this place keeps quality high, and always does it proper!
If you're in the area...stop by for some eyecandy ya'll
07/08/10: Live paint 6x16ft. mural @Emerg-N-See festival
just recently i attended Emerg-N-See festival (www.emrgnsee.com) where i added to the visual vibe by painting a 6x16ft. mural. this was sooo fun because i got to share the evolution of a painting with the masses. all the music/people/interactions & vibes really kept me inspired.
*pics are in my BLOG section
07/08/10: Coeur Gallery show...
I currently have pieces hanging at the Coeur Gallery (coeurart.com) in downtown Portland. They will be up the entire month of July...so roll thru and see some pieces in person.
07/08/10: recent site updates!!
i've fought the urge to be outside in this beautiful sunshine were having in Portland...and just added some new pieces
to the GALLERY section...
along with additions to the BLOG sect.
*as always, feel free to contact me if you have any questions,interest,etc. about any of the artwork.
take a peek & enjoy!
06/23/10: Tradeshow Booth for E3 video game conference
I recently finished a tradeshow booth for an upcoming Batman video game to be released at the E3 video gaming conference.
the theme was the Jokers layer....
*pics are in my BLOG sect.
06/23/10: Door project for Rebuilding Center
Among many other local Pdx artists i was asked to paint/donate a door for a fundraiser to raise awareness of sustainable living, and help support the Rebuilding Center.
i was happy to be able to give back to such an amazing place...
*pics of my door are in the BLOG sect.
05/17/10: interview with URBAN WALL CANDY(UK)
it was a pleasure to do an interview about my paintings and views
with a new UK Art/Design website called
Urban Wall Candy. (www.urbanwallcandy.com)
They cover a vast range of Artists/Designers from around the globe- *stop in and enjoy some visual candy:) and read the interview while you're there ...
I just got back from the Create:Fixate show, and am fully charged with inspiration. The show went great, and the work i brought was received well.
*This communication thru art is REAL,
Thanks to Lopez and Mear for the hospitality and sharing some real discussions on life and art.
03/03/10: "make your move"-timelapse wall mural video
whoa...i just finished my 1st timelapse video of a changing wall mural i did @ Albina press in Portland OR.
sooooo fun! i'm hooked:)
*its posted in my BLOG section!
03/02/10: Roommate"California Wildlife" album cover
I recently had the pleasure to work on an album cover for the dubstep/glitchhop producer out of San Francisco Roommate(www.myspace.com/roommatedub) called "California Wildlife"
it will be released soon by Argon records...
so open your ears and take a listen!
*Pics are in my BLOG section
02/24/10: plywerk group show
coming up in March, im having a tryptic in a group show put on by PLYWERK(plywerk.com) which is a nice printing alternative dealing in high end prints onto bamboo/wood.
opening is Feb.5th 6-9pm@Albina Press (51st&hawthorne)...and the show will be up all month. *Pic will be in blog sect.
02/13/10: Albina Mural comes "Alive"!!
The mural i did for the Albina Press show is now going to "come alive" by me changing it and morphing/moving it every sunday of every week, until the begin of March!
I will be documenting this,and posting a video of the event at the end! if youre in Pdx...stop by the Hawthorne Albina press and see it for your own eyes!!
02/10/10: New work @Albina Press (hawthorne dist.)
Some of the NewNew.. i just tackled the Albina Press (51st & Hawthorne) in Portland OR. if you have seen the space, then you know its GIGANTIC! this gave me a chance to hang some real large scale work,some never seen before jems,live paints & some of the newest stylee pieces. *plus i did a wall mural which will change/morph every week, making it "alive".
The show will hang the entire month of FEB...so roll thru and peep if youre intown!
02/09/10: Upper Playground PDX show...
i was invited to be a part of a group show at the 24pdx gallery called "PIONEERS"
it was a wonderful show, with top notch work from Jesse Reno,Blaine Fontana,Guy Burwell,Clae Welch &others...
i did a tryptich involving a life/rebirth theme... pics are in the gallery sect!
12/18/09: wheeew..visions back
i'm back from a little break from creating...viewing where your at from above...what you're doing, and next steps. and now im feeling like momentums back. its taken awhile,but good thing come to those who wait:)
so im gonna start with a few pics of new pieces in the gallery sect.& randomness in the blog...also gonna try and let everyone know about projects as they unfold.
05/01/09: May 1st friday ARTshow in Bend
this friday, May 1st. im showing artwork
in Bend OR. @Bendistillery
850 ne. brooks st.
the opeining party is from 6-9pm...
*myself and dj Rada will be spinning the rest of the night!!
**also playing recs thurs.night with Dj Rada also!!
so get ya dancin shoes on... and open your eyes for some tasty treats!!
03/20/09: April Fenario gallery show--
Friday April 3rd.
i'm having a 2 person show w/Jennifer Badalich in Eugene,OR @Fenario Gallery (www.fenariogallery.com)
this time i themed it "Mine Flew Away"..
were the newest work is tapping into those realms of change that happen when losing important ingredients to your life...
** stop thru if you're in the Eugene area...or pack a lunch, and take a quick trip down there--
lets get interactive with it
02/22/09: March first thurs. new paintings @Lizard lounge
im gonna have some of tha new new for first thursday in Portland.
1323 n irving st. pdx.
what more canya ask for..?
02/10/09: thanx SantaCruz....
i had a blast at the solo show @The Krate on friday! big-ups to Brandon/Mike-n-Mike*
the response from all you was wonderful...and the vibes were big there!
glad to be able to kick it with ya'll
01/28/09: Fenario Gallery interview...
The folks from Fenario gallery (www.fenariogallery.com)
in Eugene, OR. recently posted an interview i did with them.
you can find it at www.welovescotch.blogspot.com
this was a lil get to know you interview for the upcoming 2 person show i'm having with them in April~
...letya know more as the time comes!
01/13/09: Santa Cruz solo show
on friday Feb.6th
i'm driving down to do a solo show
@The Krate (803 pacific ave. Santa Cruz)
titled" FREQUENCY SPIES"
relating to the different frequencies animals/music have in common..
i'm excited to explore this concept with this show....
*Also that day, the Krate is having their grand opening of their new record shop-- which means good tunes/dj's all day...
So mark it on your calendars
if you're in the area!
12/31/08: NYE 08' live paint
hey ya'll... on nye08' im going to be live painting alongside DJ P(rocksteady crew)
& DJ Wicked(justplainterror)
@ the OHM in portland. Or.
this will one heckofa way to end this year!! stoked
10/08/08: Adidas exhibit...
On Nov.6th (first thurs.)
in downtown PDX @ the Adidas Originals shop-- come out & experience an exhibit of new pieces along with a few RMX stylee ones--
music by. Ohmega Watts
and beverages ta boot'
& i've got some plans for this one!
10/07/08: Vendetta showing...
first week in Nov. im hanging new work up at Vendetta in n.e. Portland.
it's a nice space with room for some large work~
*posting soon on dates/time of the opening party-
10/06/08: the Grind 2.0__sk8park benefit show--
just a reminder to check out some amazing skateboards painted by a nice group of artists available @
its a benefit show to get a sk8park built...nuff said~
08/20/08: AST Mt.Dew skate course painting
i just finished up painting the street course for the mt.Dew/AST skate/bike tour stop in Portland. (ast.com)
this project was a blast...cause after living skateboarding for 12+years of my life-- i finally got to give back by painting the course- the event went down great--(itll be televised on mtv2 and nbc) & the sk8ers of course killed it!
**keep a lookout for more of the AST tour in a city near you**
thanks to all the crew who helped me out too*
08/19/08: stencil nation
a great new stencil book has been released called "stencil nation" (stencilnation.org)in which i have a piece/wall in.
if you haven't seeen it yet...go to your nearest bookstore and grab a copy--
08/09/08: upperplayground & the fix host an outdoor jam
this sat. myself and 3other pdx painters will be holding down the live paint/visual side to a good ol' park jam in Irvington park (n.e. pdx)!
there's also gon be a grip-o-good dj's providing the tunes.. so pack a lunch,grab a blanket,get a sno cone, and get ready for some boogie times!
07/27/08: Roots of RMX>>solo show>> Bend, Or.
this next friday Aug.1st. i'm having a solo show of new RMX paintings at Oxygen Studios(Bend OR.) oxygenartgallery.com
&dj barisone gon be droppin tha tunes...
6pm-10pm. +food n beverages
roll on thru to peep tha new flavors in person!
07/26/08: Sleepyhead album art
i just finished up doing the cover artwork for Sleepyhead's new album "No School"
if ya havent heard em'.. open ya ears and take a listen to some prolific cats who've been holdin it down in the northwest for a minute... dismalcity.com
07/19/08: Elemental summercamp
for the week of aug.14th-18th. i've been involved in teaching a hip-hop summercamp for innercity youth. kids refined skills in beatmaking,mc'ing,graffiti, &breakdancing..
this was a fun time to connect with the youth, &paint a 25ftx15ft. wall while we were there! i feel honored to be a part of this--& look for bigger &better things to come with this..
check more about Elemental summercamp @ elementalyouth.org
07/03/08: live paint@the Fix
did a dope live collab wall(16ftx8ft.) painting with my friend Justin Goreman@ the weekly hip hop blowup spot The Fix.
check for flicks in the walls section!
06/18/08: infinity tattoo show
i currently have artwork up at Infinity Tattoo in PDX. (infinitytattoo.com)
i will be rotating artwork for 3 months there until mid Sept.
so stop on thru..peep some new creations...and get sum ink while you're at it!
06/13/08: Juxtapoz get exposed/issue release party
this friday the 13th(ooh scary)
im currating the visuals for a 1night show in downtown PDX.@Backspace.
this should be a banger--
*11 local artists,5live painters,and music from Daedelus,Nosaj thing,&Free the Robots- roll thru for ur visual fix, &get ready for a p-tay!
06/06/08: Destroy clothing store opening~
i now have work hanging at the Destroy store(destroynyc.com -1712 e. burnside st.) in PDX.
*if you made the opening, thnx..it was a blast!
also im doing a shirt for them...which should be ready in a few weeks-- i'll keep ya informed.
roll thru and peep some new styles-
05/31/08: Adidas shoe paint-
my friend Justin Goreman and i did bout a dozen hand painted/on request shoes for the people at the originals store in downtown PDX. there were some funny requests... and overall was a good challenge-
05/19/08: Adidas live paint-
so on the 19th Adidas had their annual sales meeting@the adidas village...were i did a 3 hour live paint(rmx) (busted out the sewing machine outside!)
at the end of 3hrs. i was pretty happy with the results... pic will be in gallery sect.
05/01/08: new&old works
i now have a collection of work up at Extracto(33rd.&killingsworth, n.e.) until the end of may.
there's a handfull of new paper/canvas pieces and some other stuff thats not been seen by many.
~roll on thru ifya intha area
03/23/08: Zion-i live paint...
just last nite i did a live painting at the Zion-i/Mr. Fab show@Fez Ballroom in PDX. **shit was off the hook!
i was really feeling the show, and the live paint pulled off great too...
cant tell you how nice it is to paint alongside a group that you've been listening to for ages...
pics of the live piece will be in the gallery sect. soon---
03/15/08: Between Worlds live paint-
on March 15th i did a live painting at the Between Worlds show @ the Hippodrome in PDX.
this show went all nite...people playing music were Ana Sia, Danny Corn,a.p.o.s.t.l.e.&Dj Quest, and Kepi...
music was hot and the live paint was very interdimentional... --pics soon in the gallery sect.
03/07/08: Breeze Block solo show...
right now i'm preparing for a solo show
on March 27th @ Breeze Block gallery
in Portland OR.
i'll be posting a flyer here soon...
so ifya want a good party and some tasty visuals.. then stop on by~
02/11/08: new T-Shirts almost here...
i'm now designing 2 new shirts for a new botique/gallery called Icy Grape...
the shirts will be available Feb.23rd at their grand opening.
&the images will be in my gallery section soon!
come grab one, wear it, share it...whateva!
02/02/08: Dj Sneak live paint...
on Sat. Feb.2nd i did an 8x8ft. live paint for the Dj Sneak show @On Air in Pdx...
the pic will be in the walls section on my site... this one was a blast...and luv how dubstep and house music go so sell together!
01/08/08: Backspace Feb. group show~
On thurs.Feb.7th i am currating/showing work in a group show
@ the Backspace gallery in PDX.
Milan Basic(Van B.C.)
Peter Taylor(Van B.C.)
**with music by--Redeye Jedi--**
**show starts around 6pm..till 2am--
and the work will be up all of Feb.
stop on by and peep!
01/07/08: new years 08'showing
bringing in the new year for 08'
i filled 2 40ft. walls with paintings for a nye event put on by Anonymous-i productions..
this was at a wharehouse called ON AIR in pdx.
Dj Heather,march 4th,stilt walkers,and booty shakin'
~fun times for all~
12/05/07: "street" movie set
there will be a movie coming out soon called "street"
from director York Shackleton--
which has a set which was made up entirely of my artwork!
**peep the begenning scene with the heroin usage...notice jesus?
**i'll post when and where you can view it asap.
12/01/07: adidas Stan Smith live paint
on Sat. Dec.1st
i did a 3hr. live paint for an Adidas Stan Smith tribute event--
it was the first time i've done my "remix" style cut/sew paintings live!
**there were also 5other PDX artists showing artwork for the event.
11/02/07: olympic mills building opening show
on Nov.2nd there was a group show which fellow artist Chris Haberman currated for the brand new
Olympic Mills Commerce Center in Se.PDX.
*ihave 2 pieces in this show--
(should be up till the begenning of December)
11/02/07: Nightlight Solo show
On Nov.2nd i had a solo show @Nightlounge
in S.E PDX.
2100 se. clinton st.
the show consists of around 15 new paintings which i have never shown around town yet.
**also was the showing ofmy new remix*-concept on paintings...
~peep a drop and stop in ifya inthe hood.
10/22/07: dj Krush livepaint
on Oct.22nd i got the honor to live paint
for one of my favorite producers/dj's ever--DjKrush..
**this was also the first time that i did a colab with a friend Justin Goreman(using silkscreens)...
throughout the show we busted out a 8x12ft. piece...
**painting to krush was so very zen...excuse my pun--
pics will be in the walls section soon!
10/13/07: dj Vadim/montana livepaint~
on sat. Oct13th i had 2 live paint events all day.
first was a live paint in front of ArtMedia downtownPDX..sponsored by artmedia&Montana spraypaint. this was definately a first for the downtown area to spotlight aerosol art--hopefully good steps for the future!
--then later that night i got the honor to live paint at the Dj Vadim show!
fun times fa sho! the pics should be in the gallery sect very soon!
09/19/07: "Invision" Book orders...
You can now order copies of "Invision"(a collection of Visual art in Portland OR.)through www.anothersky.org
or if in the Portland area @:
**myself& 11other artists are represented!
taste the rain
09/07/07: **thanks Bend OR...
wheeew man..the bend show at oxygen studios was a blast!! A big thanks&respect to all the folks i met while there...had some great conversations and fun times galore..peace to all the Oxygen Tattoo/Grove Dj's/Mc's/friends...ya'll are a solid crew!!
09/06/07: Oxygen Studios solo show...
On Friday the 7th o sept. i'm having a solo show in Bend OR. @ Oxygen studios...
i did a bunch of new work for the show--plus have some new prints showing there also...
stop on by if youre in the Bend OR. area..
the show will be up for 2 months
Oxygen Tattoo Studio & Art Gallery
1002 NW Bond St.
Bend, OR 97701
Tues — Sat 10am til 8pm
08/27/07: "Invision" Book Release show..
The good people at Another Sky Press have put together a full-color book titled "Invision: A Collection of
Visual Art in Portland, Oregon"
The book is 80 pages in length and features 95
pieces from 12 Portland-based artists including:
Scott Wayne Indiana
Charlie Alan Kraft
Please join us on...
Thursday, September 6th from 6:00pm-10:00pm for a
release party + exhibition where books will be available for purchase
($20.00) and artwork (featured in Invision) will be on display.
Crude Things Gallery
625 NW Everett Street #104
08/26/07: Bishops Salon Mural...
i just finished a mural for bishops Salon in downtown Portland OR. (pearl dist.)
the piece is an abstract flow piece which is a total of 38ft. long...
we divided it into 2 canvas' for ease in hanging... wheeewww.
ima post pics in the walls section here soon!!
07/23/07: ~Portland Funbook 2~
its finally here!!
on Aug.8th @Holocene in PDX.. there will be the release party for the Portland Funbook 2. this is a coloring book put together by psilo design( www.psilodesign.com), which has myself and over 60+ artists contributing drawings to color! this 2nd volume also will come with a 12"record of pdx musicians, and stickers/pins also...
grab one for the youth in your life...and even those BIG kids too..its fun for all ages!
07/05/07: Seven days Notice..
with only one weeks notice-there was thrown together a group show @Backspace- Portland, Or.
**myself,a friend from Bend, and 4other locals turned it out!
there's pleny of dope artwork&installs to be seen.. check it.
07/05/07: ~Tarot card show~
"We must learn to speak as prophets"
tarot card group show is now up until the beginning of Aug. @ The Life gallery in Portland, Or.
i had the "wheel of fortune" card...
**come check the diverse deck.
on Friday june 22nd. there was a group show at the Chapel gallery in Vancouver B.C. (www.chapelarts.com)
myself and 13 others from the Vancouver area and beyond had work in the show.
all artwork will be up for a month...so if you're in the area...peep it!
06/14/07: Holt Renfrew/Chapel fashoin live paint-
on June 14th i got to participate in the first ever art showing/fashion release/live paint at Holt-Renfrew (www.holtrenfrew.com) up in Vancouver B.C.
This event was a quick but fun one..2.5hrs. to live paint...and myself and around 8 other artists had artwork up to go along with various clothing designers 2007 spring release line.
there are some pics from the event at
05/10/07: Wind Up gallery grand opening show
on May 18th,i'll have a piece in the grand opening group show for the Wind Up Gallery
in Mesa Arizona (www.windupgallery.com)
the event will go from 5-10pm..and artwork will be hanging until June 16th.
**if you're in the area go peep it!!
04/29/07: PDX TigerBar show
this thurs. May 3rd. myself and my friend Ariana Harley will be having a 2person show @tigerbar in Portland OR.
i love this spot to show work...its like a cozy clubhouse with a bumpin system...
**i am also painting a mural on the front wall(around 20ft).
so all you PDX artheads....get out and get down to the tiger after all the other galleries are closed..
you know how we do...
art+solid dj's+vibes=fly fly away!!!!
04/29/07: Chesterfield last supper piece...
this Saturday May 5th is the opening of a new lounge called "the Chesterfield" on 11th and east burnside st. in PDX OR. **I recently finished an 11x 7ft. mural for the club...which is painted of the last supper, done with dead musical icons of the 20th. century.
i'm psyched on this one..it was a first for me,& i'm pretty happy with the results. now i'll finally get to see it out of my cramped studio! --i also will be showing 10 cusom painted skateboards.
stop on by...it's the red building!
04/29/07: Hive gallery group show in L.A.
on May 5th i'll have a piece in a group show @ the Hive Gallery--
(729 S. Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90014 between 7th and 8th street)
there will be tons of great art to be seen--so take a minute and peep it.
**this time its all about the sea zebras!!
04/01/07: Brave Art Whistler...+live paint
on April 13th up in Whistler B.C.
there will be another installment of Brave Art (www.braveartshow.com)
**this venue is really fresh..it's at the ski resort in an amazing building, and is one hellova art show!
i'll also be live painting that friday night(13th) for the opening.
so if you're in the B.C. area, or feel like taking a weekend trip--roll on up!
04/01/07: Sol Collective Gallery group show...
on April 27th @ Sol Collective Gallery (www.solcollective.com) in Sacramento CA, i'll be having work in a group show.
the other artists are:
Pete Bettencourt (from the CUF)
Ay A Mi:45
**also there will be music by Z-man,Pete,&Crush
*i'll be in attendance at this event...should be a blast.
04/01/07: "The Life" opening show..
April 5th...Cal Skateboards(pdx) art gallery "Zeitgeist", has moved locations(2 doors down) and changed it's name to "The Life"--
i'll be having a piece in the first group show re-opening. so all you PDX artheads, head down to the everett lofts for a get down session!
03/08/07: ~Brave Art San Diego~
on March 15th-18th...
for the first time ever in the states..the Brave Art art event will be taking over San Diego!
**showing work from myself & some of the top sk8/graff/leftfield influenced artists around..
this is one not to miss!
so if you're in the Sandiego area, stop on by and get yer fill..
for more info- www.braveartshow.com
03/04/07: Chesterfield mural&sk8 deck show...
hey ya'll...i've been busy finishing up a piece for a new lounge/restaraunt opening up in PDX called Chesterfield..
i'ts a rendition of "the last supper" done all with dead musical icons...
wheeew..quite a project.
along with that --upstairs i'll be showing 10 new sk8 decks that i've painted.
when i know the exact opening date, i'll post it......
01/17/07: Brave Art closing party
myself and friend jesse reno will be live painting up in Vancouver B.C. for the Brave Art closing party this friday the 19th...www.braveartwhistler.com stop on by if ya in the hood--
plenty of dope art to view, and music and spirits for all!
it's @ Ayden Gallery
01/16/07: Masu mural..
so i've finally finished a new mural @Masu Sushi (www.masusushi.com) in Pdx.
it was all off the top of the head...with a touch of asian theme going on. overall i'm stoked at the end result..
p.s.--the kanji in the corner says "wind song"
01/09/07: ~record sleeve show~
right now, up until the end of january
i have 2 pieces in a group record sleeve show... **the only rule was you had 2 incorporate some of the original album cover in the piece...&you can only imagine..?#@!
its @ The Office
2204 NE Alberta St
(Cross Street: Northeast 22nd Avenue)
Portland, OR 97211
11/24/06: Brave Art
i will be having some work in a group show called Brave Art.(www.braveartwhistler.com)
it will be at 2 locations in Vancouver B.C.-- Ayden Gallery(www.aydengallery.com)and at Chambar(www.chambar.com).
---some of the artists include...Sam Flores,Dose Green,Ben tour,Mr.Jago,3d Leigh,Jesse Reno,UNKL,and many more.....
if ya in the hood....stop on by!
11/24/06: Zeitgeist group show..
i'm having 2 paintings in a group show from the PDX Cal skates gallery Zeitgeist(www.calsk8.com/zeitgeist/).
this is always a good time and a great space! check it!
11/19/06: The New Scenery...
i will be showing new
artwork @Upper Playground PDX(www.upperplayground.com)...for
their first ever portland artist group show.
**this show will be up from dec.7th till
Jan.20th..so there will be plenty of time to stop on in and check it out!
it's a great space...and great artists involved...what more can you ask for.
11/09/06: Time Bomb..(custom clock show..)
this thursday(11-9) i'll have a
custom clock hanging in a
show from Black Market Culture...(a great NW artist collective website)... www.blackmarketculture.com
The show will be @ Local35(www.local35.com) from 7-10, and this will also be the opening to a 3yr. anniversary party for Local 35...all sponsored by WESC clothing(from france) and Red Hook beer.
so even if you cant follow time like me...stop in throughout the weekend and peep the tickers!
11/04/06: First thursday @Backspace
on November 4th---myself, Mike McGovern, and Jesse Reno will be having a group show @Backspace(www.backspace.bz) in Downtown PDX.
this place has gigantic walls...but we're planning on turning it out. Me/Jesse will also be painting the back hallway for the show.
10/20/06: kite painting
i just got the chance to paint on an inflateable kite!! shit was crazy large, and curved like a letter C.
it was a challenge because you could only see 2 sides at once.
**now i can't wait to see it fly!
10/20/06: Group show+live painting in Canada
on October 27th i will be in Vancouver B.C. for "intergrate"... a group show at the Ayden Gallery.
**this is almost all Portland folks invading the gallery. some involved are:
Dan Ness, Damon Ayers,Paul Fujita, Jesse Reno, Lyla Emery Reno, Mike McGovern, Justin Goreman/Calib Freese collabs, and tons more!
should be a good time! eh?
09/07/06: Local 35 window
just finished a window for Local 35(PDX)...Collab. w/Jesse Reno to make the "Puppet Master"
(pic in gallery)
08/30/06: Fogatron Tees
i just got done printing the 1st tee-shirts for the mighty beatbox king himself....FOGATRON. (pics are in the gallery section)
keep yer ears open for this cat!
08/10/06: Collabro show...
my friend Jesse Reno&I just finished a collab painting together for "Collabro", a collabrative show put together by Poor Al, and will be showing Sept.1st in San Jose--@ Gallery AD,
There will be over 68 artists participating.
(pic in gallery section)
**it was fun to collab together, and i'm hyped to see the full show... keep a lookout for this one soon.
08/01/06: ~portland funbook~
hey ya'll,i just finished an illustration for the portland funbook.
(it's a coloring/sticker book)put together by Psilo design, and it should be out around PDX soon!
(the picture is in my gallery section.)
07/26/06: live painting+1week hanging...
this thursday(july27th) @Adidas originals(in downtown PDX) i will be painting live from 5-8.
Theme is "costal"
~~then over the next 5days i will do 3 more pieces running with that theme. And on first thursday(Aug.3rd) these 4 paintings will hang in the store for 1 week.
stop in & check them out...i'm hoping to get live with em'!
07/14/06: wheeeee... i got it up!
yes yes yes...my friend mike helped me get the last of the site working...now its all on me to scribble all over it!
05/20/06: Black Market Culture group show.
May 25th, 2006 marks the date that Black Market Culture will manifest into a tangible form. Since our inception, in December 2004, Black Market Culture has developed into a vehicle that both showcases and promotes the work of an amazing collection of artists that spans 9 cities and 3 countries. For the past 17 months, we have existed mainly as an online entity but, the walls of the Goodfoot (Portland, OR) are soon to be filled with artwork by 21 artists.
2845 SE Stark
Portland, OR 97214
05/07/06: Opening at Local 35
All new work and a mural in the dressing room.
Thursday, May. 11th, 2006
3556 SE Hawthorne Blvd,
Portland, OR 97214
04/15/06: Live Painting at Whistler
During a live painting session, in front of thousands of spectators, Ashley Montague and Jesse Reno each completed 4ft.x8ft. pieces as shown here. Along with the live painting they also had artwork hanging in the gallery. This was a part of an event dubbed “Brave Art”www.braveartwhistler.com a sub-section of The 10th annual TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival held in Whistler BC. “Brave Art celebrates the creative minds of artists driven by a dedication to their roots and the progression of the art movement from within action sports and street culture.”.