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“LOVE IS ALL”: KARLOS MARQUEZ ON GRAFFITI, THE CORPORATE WORLD AND COMMUNITY LIFE

“LOVE IS ALL”: KARLOS MARQUEZ ON GRAFFITI, THE CORPORATE WORLD AND COMMUNITY LIFE

Article by  from On Art and Aesthetics

Los Angeles-based Karlos “BUMPS” Marquez (born 1968) has been contributing to the local art scene since 1983—when he first created graffiti with friends under the name of “Kartoon”. He continued to develop his style by pursuing art at Los Angeles City College and the “Associates of Art” school in Sherman Oaks, where he studied life drawing and full figure drawing with artist, illustrator and instructor Mark Westermoe.

Today, after many years in the corporate world,...