"Be Your Own God"
Phobik is a self-taught artist out of Hollywood, California. From graphic novel illustration and fine art to mural and interior design, Phobik’s artwork transcends multiple styles. Phobik draws inspiration for his original comic book illustrations from his personal experiences growing up in Hollywood.
Phobik’s work has been showcased in international galleries and his murals in Los Angeles have been archived by The Google Street Art Project and has been awarded recognition by the city of Los Angeles.
Apart from having work in many private collections, Phobik has also been previously commissioned by L.A Live, Gibson Guitars, The Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles, Tj Martell Foundation, WePlay Co., MTV and the Los Angeles Public Library.
Aside from solo work, Phobik is currently working with Smile South Central. a non-profit community project that focuses on beautifying the streets of South Central via murals that help provide a positive communal atmosphere.
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