John Smith

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


Chicago, 1978 USA


What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?


I have always had a disinterest in things going on around me, so creativity gives me a place to escape.



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


Steve Saiz

Who is your favorite artist, living or dead? 


Jimi Hendrix


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


I enjoy the company of good people.

Who are your biggest influences?


People whom I was close to and has died.


What mediums do you enjoy working in?


I like putting together various photographs together cohesively. That's a lot of what my imagination is, a bunch of still memories put together and merged into one.  Seamlessly.


Anything else you want to tell?


Have fun.  Live Life.