From an early age, Mike Blomquist was drawn to the creative environment of the streets of Stockholm and began to express himself visually through the graffiti. For over 25 years, he has unfolded, and got his creativity from the world of graffiti.
In recent years, Mike began to combine his many years of experience with graffiti with inspiration from contemporary art and started to use canvas as a medium, and when his pieces suddenly was put into frames, his canvas were considered as art by people from near and far.
He is known for creating art that is personal and creates joy. With his desire and pulse from the graffiti combined with his positive approach to life, he puts his signature and special stamp on every canvas he creates.
Mike grew up in Tierp North of Stockholm and since he was a young teenager he has been an active part of Stockholm’s graffiti environment. The desire to express himself with colors in the city streets together with his crew, meant that the school was often skipped, for the pursuit of creating the feeling of total freedom.
Mike expresses his art with a combination of materials like water-based spray paint, acrylic and ink. His canvas can range from cotton to concrete, wood and steel.