"Thought is more important than art. To revere art and have no understanding of the process that forces it into existence, is finally not even to understand what art is. " Amari Baraka
. . . . Live and breathe the art of NYC. From being born in one of the iconic boroughs on earth & being raised by the sounds and sights of the graffiti age. To the smells of subway trains & growing up in the creation of a new genre of music that would revolutionize the world. From Mele Mel thru Keith Harring, across West 4th courts thru the New York Times side & back Uptown to 1 2 5... This is the map into Mike Surf & the art he expresses.
A creative old soul that brings back memories, sturs up thoughts & awakens your consciousness. With the ability to have the foresight to take his mind's sight and bring it to fruition for our eyesight in 20/20 without the need of hindsight. Mike Surf's art is about a love for the versatility of the human soul & the strength of the minds spirit. It is meaning matched with quality & the caliber of art married with depth. Mike Surf insights, excites & revisits these moments so eloquently. For those who are already here or may just be arriving... sit back and enjoy the ride.... -BE IN THE ART.
New York, NY 10010
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