Where were you born? Year, Country, State. Where do you live currently?
I was born on January 23, 1991 in Cebu City, Philippines. I live currently in Queens, New York.
What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?
Ever since I was a kid, my mom had a big wall for me to draw stuffs on it. That literally made me love the art form.
Who is your favorite skateboarder, living or dead? Any ties to skateboarding?
Rodney Mullen will always be my all time favorite. I embrace it, it's my daily grind; one of my favorite past times and always will be one of my number form of transport.
Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?
Jean Michel Basquiat, Andy Warhol, Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo Da Vinci and Keith Haring, Banksy and Jimbo Phillips. Actually, there are just too many to mention.
When you're not creating amazing works of art, what do you enjoy doing?
I enjoy skateboarding, create some music and cook.
Who are your biggest influences?
My mother, both my grandparents and the love of my life, Raisa Kristin Uy.
What mediums do you enjoy working in?
I actually do venture in all kinds of mediums, but the most favorite one I enjoy doing is using acrylic paints. I just love to mess around.
Anything else you want to tell?
Oh yeah if any of you all want to see more of my art, you all could go to iamthechemicalkid.tumblr.com which is my online portfolio and also type in @iamthechemicalkid on Instagram to see updates of my art and mostly the stuffs that I do on the daily. Most of all, I greatly appreciate working for ArtDeckCo, hopefully I could do more works with you guys in the future. Until the next one! Shred on everybody