Inkie (UK)

Inkie (UK)

Inkie (UK), is één van de meest beruchte en productieve graffiti kunstenaars uit de Engelse geschiedenis die uit de Bristol scene uit de jaren ’80 is voort gekomen. Sinds die tijd heeft Inkie ook gewerkt als hoofd designer voor o.a. SEGA (videogames voor Playstation), Xbox (Microsoft) en werkt momenteel voor Jade Jagger als binnenhuisarchitect.

Inkie with Otto Schade in Amsterdam, September 2012, GO Gallery

Hij heeft wereldwijd geëxposeerd en wordt ervan beschuldigd door The Daily Mail, Banksy’s rechter hand te zijn. Een selectie van zijn meest recente werken is in de GO Gallery te zien. Meer van zijn werk is te zien in o.a. de volgende boeken: Bristol, Children of the Can, Graffiti World, Street Fonts and magazines GQ and Dazed & Confused.
Inkie zal ook op verschillende locaties in Amsterdam muurschilderingen maken.
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Inkie is featured in the 2007 LA graffiti documentary Bomb It.
Recent exhibitions include London, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Ibiza, Warsaw and Lisbon.
His work is coveted by celebrity collectors including: Robbie Williams, Jade Jagger, Fatboy Slim, Massive Attack, Sean Pertwee, Roni Size.This artist is one of the most notorious and prolific graffiti writers in UK history to emerge out of the 80’s Bristol scene. Painting alongside 3D, Nick Walker and Banksy, in 1989 the ‘Kingpin’ was arrested as the head of 72 other writers in the UK’s largest ever Graffiti bust, Operation Anderson.

Inkie(left) with Otto Schade in Amsterdam, September 2012, GO Gallery

Inkie has since worked as head of design for SEGA, Xbox, and currently works as Jade Jagger’s in-house designer as well as running a West London design studio creating prints, illustrations, clothing and with his trademark beauty on large-scale pieces, the globally respected artist, whose diverse inspirations collect Mayan architecture, William Morris, Mouse & Kelly, Alphons Mucha and Islamic geometry, lauded by The Times, his art published in the books Banksy’s Bristol, Children of the Can, Graffiti World, Street Fonts and magazines GQ and Dazed & Confused.[nggallery id=68]

Inkie is featured in the 2007 LA graffiti documentary Bomb It.

Recent exhibitions include London, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Ibiza, Warsaw and Lisbon.

His work is coveted by celebrity collectors including: Robbie Williams, Jade Jagger, Fatboy Slim, Massive Attack, Sean Pertwee, Roni Size.

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