Adam Basham


Where were you born? Year, Country, State. Where do you live currently


1973. Treasure Island California. Presently living in Chicago



What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures


My mom was a painter when I was really little. I knew since I was about 2 that I was always gonna be drawing. And pretty much the same things, my entire life



Who is your favorite skateboarder, living or dead? Any ties to skateboarding


Tough question. I'm only really recently just digging into the scene. I'd rather not just pull a name out of a hat :)


Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?


Presently Bill Carman. Dead, Van Gogh

When you're not creating amazing works of art, what do you enjoy doing


movies, concerts, booze.


Who are your biggest influences


Other artists. I try to stay somewhat immersed in the community. Everybody inspires each other. Somewhat competitively



What mediums do you enjoy working in?


Acrylic and ink. Some amount of gigantic plush sculpture, when I have the time



Anything else you want to tell?


I'm eating cereal