Ian Ferguson

 

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

 

Born in 1985 in National City, CA. Grew up in San Diego, lived in

Seattle, and currently live in Chicago.

 

 

What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?

 

I grew up in a creative atmosphere through a generation of artists

in my family so I have been making art all my life.

 

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

 

Favorite skateboarder is Kenny Reed. I grew up skateboarding in

southern California and I used to make dozens of skate videos and film

tons of high caliber skaters.

 

 

Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?

 

Favorite artist is Thomas Campbell

 

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

 

If I'm not making art, I am either on my bike, skateboarding, or

making music.

 

 

Who are your biggest influences?

 

Biggest influences include: M.C. Escher, Ed Templeton, Marcel

Dzama, Thomas Campbell

 

What mediums do you enjoy working in?

 

I enjoy working in India Ink, graphite, ball point pen, and acrylic

 

 

Anything else you want to tell?

 

Live in the moment