Buff Monster (born April 14, 1979) is an American painter. His put it on is characterized by happy characters animate in brightly colored bubbly landscapes.
Buff Monster was born in Hawaii and graduated from the University of Southern California bearing in mind a Good arts major.
He made a broadcast for himself by putting taking place thousands of hand-silkscreened posters across Los Angeles. Along afterward his paintings, he has created a range of merchandise, from prints and stickers to vinyl toys and plush. In 2012 he created a homage to Garbage Pail Kids called The Melty Misfits; a addition of vintage-style trading cards, complete past wax wrapper.
The color pink, a tale of confidence, individuality and happiness, is present in all he creates. He cites stifling metal music, ice cream and Japanese culture as major influences. His proceed has been shown in galleries worldwide, often accompanied by large installations. In 2010, the Bristol City Museum acquired a painting of his for their unshakable collection. His art has been published in a variety of magazines, websites, newspapers and books, including Juxtapoz, Paper, Nylon, Cool Hunting, Angeleno, the Los Angeles Times, LA Weekly and The New York Times. He was afterward featured in Banksy's movie: Exit Through the Gift Shop.
In 2012, Buff Monster moved from Los Angeles to rouse and be active in New York City.