"Black Scorpion Gang" - BascoFive, 2017
What would happen if a gang approached you to design something for them. What if they wanted more than just a back patch for there biker vest. What if they wanted wanted paintings , and fine art. That the question Canadian/Danish artist Bascofive asked himself. Welcome to Black Scorpion Gang. Here is a selection of paintings create for a solo show held at VESS CPH in Feb 2017.
Bascofive is an artist who is based in Copenhagen, Denmark, but grew up in Vancouver Canada. Basco was educated by graffiti culture in his late teens and is now the creator of a vast artistic universe. He is self taught and a big believer in DIY culture. This is seen in the many mediums he uses to create his world, from sculpture, zine making, and product design, to painting and street art. He believes in trusting his unique way of creating, spending a lot of time on his craft and making it the best he can.
Read more about BascoFive and see his work at: http://www.bascofive.com/