Location: Brooklyn, New York.
Duration: Since September 2003.
Staff: Just me.
Education: University of Colorado-Boulder, B.A. Advertising. My first design job with Michael Signorella. My new-found illustration buddies.
Cultural Influences: Artists: Ellen Gallagher, Larry Clark, Adrian Tomine, Diane Arbus, Joel-Peter Witkin, Pop Art, Royal Art Lodge. Film: David Gordon Green, The Graduate, Wes Anderson, Sofia Coppola, Richard Linklater. Authors: Tom Robbins, F. Scott Fitzgerald. Designers: Stefan Sagmeister, Charles S. Anderson. All the fabulous illustrators working today.
Environment: My 6' X 12' bedroom in Brooklyn.
Philosophy: The old saying goes something like, 'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.