1960 Born in New York City (US)
1978 - 1981 Enrolls in the School of Visual Arts.
Meets Andy Warhol, becomes his assistant at the Factory. Sells his art to Calvin Klein and Steve Rubell
1983 - 1985 Arrested with AIDS demonstrators for chain-locking NYC's Mayor in his office.
Exhibits «Sex, Rock&Roll» at Off Centre Gallery and Common Wealth Gallery London
1989 - 1990 Opens Art Studio. Hires NYC homeless. Paints portraits of 3 homeless people for Transportation Display Inc.; portraits are shown
in 46 cities on bus billboards, helping to raise $ 4.72 M to benefit the homeless
1991 - 1992 Completes 55 Racial Harmony Murals in the NYC area with Malcom X images.
Art collected by Spike Lee, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Dee Williams, Eddie Murphy and Larry Mullen of U2
1993 - 1994 Art Studio moves to LA. Starts a new style called «Comic Book Pop Art». Uses original paintings of superheroes - Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, to name a few - as the icons
1997 - 1998 Holds art shows in Japan and Amsterdam
|Last update: 30 January 2014|