I’m happy to present the latest T-Files interview with accomplished Angeleno artist Francisco Reyes Jr., a/k/a Never Made. Francisco is an accomplished artist/illustrator, and he also works at Studio Number One, alongside talent like Shepard Fairey and, formerly, Cleon Peterson. With Never Made, Francisco presents his creative vision across a wide range of items, including lapel pins, T-Shirts, sculptures, and limited edition screen prints. He has also worked with brands like REBEL8, Hurley, Primitive Skateboards, Epitaph, Hellcat Records and Urban Outfitters. Big thanks to our mutual friend Eddie Zammit, Melbourne’s own tee game Godfather, for connecting us earlier in the year. I’ve really enjoyed following Francisco’s art and design work, and was eager to learn more. [Read More]
Here’s a nice video about public art in Long Beach, which features several POW! WOW! LONG BEACH murals from both the 2015 and 2016 festivals as well as a new indoor mural by The Draculas (Jeff McMillan & Gary Musgrave) the only artists who have participated in both years of the festival. The video is by Scott Nichols of Sickboat. Via Supersonic Art.
Over the weekend I signed a Change.org petition asking the popular SoCal burger chain In-N-Out to add a veggie burger to their menu. Here’s an interesting LA Times Opinion piece by Good Food Institute’s communications manager Emily Byrd (who started the petition) on all the madness that ensued.
The latest release from ridiculously talented Los Angeles-based artist CRYPTIK is out tomorrow at 8AM PST. Peep the ‘Satya’ Limited Edition Hanging Scroll, 14″ x 24″, in an edition of 150.