We interviewed Shawn back in 2009. We recently checked in to see what he has been working on. Age: 42 Hometown: Philadelphia Job description: Illustrator / Tattooist Bio: Shawn Dubin is the co-creator and illustrator of the book series, “The Misadventures of Dreary & Naughty.” He spent much of his time growing up immersed in… Read More Featured Artist: Shawn Dubin
Age: 62 Hometown: NYC Job description: artist Select links: http://www.dannysimmonsarts.com/ Bio: Danny Simmons, Jr., is an American abstract painter from Queens, NY. Simmons brings an equal passion to the written word, thanks to his father, also an outstanding poet. The elder Simmons’ example during a time of racial strife and social upheaval impressed upon Danny the importance… Read More Featured Artist: Danny Simmons
Age: 26 years old Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Upcoming projects: Graff comic book and bigger installs Select links:bigger and better Describe your work; what themes and concepts does your work generally revolve around? “It’s mainly graffiti based, artsy or sometimes a combination of the both. I try to do be in my own lane, because people aren’t… Read More Featured Artist: KRA!
Name: Jon F. Allen Age: 39 Bio: I’ve been mining and creating cultural detritus since I was old enough to handle pencil and pen. Along the way I obtained some fine arts degrees. “All of life is struggle, of course, and Jon’s deftly rendered mutants are struggling up one heck of a storm. Struggling with… Read More Featured Artist: Jon Allen
Name: David D. Oquendo Age: 27 Current town: Pompton Lakes, NJ Job description: Unemployed Bio: Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico – as a toddler he and his family moved to New Jersey. Oquendo frequently took trips into NYC as a youngster & lived in a household that encouraged creative thinking. In 2009, he completed his undergraduate degree at… Read More Featured Artist: David D. Oquendo
Shawn Dubin is a Philadelphia based illustrator and tattoo artist. He has published a number of books, including Dreary and Naughty and Friday the 13th of February. Shawn Dubin is a Philadelphia based illustrator and tattoo artist. He has published a number of books, including Dreary and Naughty and Friday the 13th of February. MD: You’re currently… Read More Shawn Dubin Q&A