Christopher Breedlove

 

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

 

Born:  Victorville, California, USA 1986.Live:  Chicago, IL

 

What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?

 

Creating for me is inseparable from living.  While I'm not always drawing pictures I'm certainly always conceptualizing, dreaming and creating.

 

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

 

My favorite skateboarders are the ones I grew up with.  While I was never a part of 'skate culture' I certainly admire and respect it.

 

 

Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?

 

Hieronymus Bosch.  "The Garden of Earthly Delights" is certainly my favorite painting.  He's ahead of his time.

 

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

 

I enjoy community organizing and bringing people together. I sit on the board of Burners Without Borders, one of the not-for-profit arms of The Burning Man Project.  We focus on empowering and enabling civic action and community resilience projects around the globe.

 

Who are your biggest influences?

 

Android Jones.  The Empire of Love.  Stanley Kubrick.  Buckminster Fuller.  Emperor Norton.

 

What mediums do you enjoy working in?

 

Wood, Metal, Screen Printing, Spray Paint, Laser Cutters and all the other Techy things.