Buff Monster | Motley Melties #5
Buff Monster | Brooklyn, NY
Buff Monster lives and works in New York City. He’s a tireless worker, often citing heavy metal music, ice cream, Pop art, Japanese culture and graffiti as major influences. His meticulously executed paintings have been shown in galleries around the world; one painting hangs in the Bristol City Museum as part of their permanent collection. He’s also created a variety of limited edition collectibles including vinyl and resin toys, prints, shirts, stickers and two series of his ambitious trading cards/stickers called “The Melty Misfits”. He has worked with some of the most recognizable brands such as Disney, Converse, Hello Kitty, Samsung, Nike, Coca-Cola and others. Buff Monster has created work in the streets for over 15 years. In 2015, Jeffrey De- itch asked him to participate in a mural project on Coney Island and was also included in Banksy’s Oscar-nominated documentary: Exit Through the Gift Shop. Along the way cultivating an impressive social media following.