Location: Apple Valley, California.
Duration: Two years.
Education: Honors B.F.A., Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California.
Cultural Influences: Early punk flyer art, Joseph Eichler architecture, Minimalism and the work of George Tooker and Roy E. LaGrone.
Environment: Beneath a flat-top roof in the corner of a house located in the Mojave Desert, paint dries fast. Coast-to-Coast radio buzzes in the background of a studio that could be described as "A Clean Mess" scattered with bootlegged CDs, completed work, empty Altoid tins and illustration board scraps.
Philosophy: "Lose some sleep and say you've tried"—lan Curtis. By the way, I have been cooking my own eggs since age five and I am also color blind.