NSF. FGS. MSP.
Originally from Jacksonville Florida, I started writing in 1993 in Frankfurt, Germany when we were stationed overseas. The culture there was rich with accessible graff art that inspired me to hit the streets as a youngster and figure out how to get creative with a spray can, getting in and out of trouble for putting my name up as many places as possible. I moved to the Washington DC area in 1997, and started focusing more on developing a style, hitting freights, and falling in love with the railroad culture…ultimately starting a freight inspired clothing line: JunctionXXI. I’ve travelled around a decent amount over the past 20 years, but have mostly been based there since.
I feel like my style has always been a constant evolution, never really hovering or settling on one style for too long. I like to play with new themes, ways to bend letters, color schemes, etc. – all while still having a certain flow or base style that has stayed relatively consistent over the years.
The crews and partners I’ve painted with over the years certainly play a role in the influence of my style as well. There’s too many too name but some of the 90s-era DC/VA/MD homies that come to mind to name just a few: Exist, Forse, Aero, Con, Jase, Cycle, Arek, Sime, SEK, Envy, Brakes, Freak, Cense, Dick, Daver, Hear, Aest, Elk, Scan53, Metal, Some, Dei… been many others of course, but these are just a few from my earlier days in DC.
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