AT THE INTERSECTION OF Pop-ART & CONTEMPORARY URBAN STREET ART
Jaweed Metz (a.k.a. “MugZ”) is a contemporary
mixed media, graffiti-style pop artist and fine art photographer who credits
growing up in the gritty British industrial city of Bradford, Yorkshire – the
birthplace of renowned artist David Hockney – and time spent living in central
London as early influences for his appreciation of an urban art aesthetic. His influences
include Shepard Fairey, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg and
of course Banksy.
His contemporary style blends key
elements in everyday life that he is passionate about, including black and
white photography, politics, pop culture, music, street and graffiti art. His
approach in creating art involves capturing, memorializing and transforming
otherwise fleeting elements of the cultural, political, social, economic and
musical zeitgeist of memorable periods throughout our history.
With his artistic expression, Jaweed
is a visual architect, developing a journalistic news style narrative that
weaves together random and somewhat unpredictable literal fragments found in the
world around us. He also tries to evoke a sense of fun, parody and attitude in
his art. His artistic style, iterative layered process results rich mixed media
collage, transforming the fragments into a story. These textures are composed of elements of new
and vintage street posters, advertising images, black and white anchor photo
images and text on stretched canvas punctuated with bold, vibrant layers of
acrylic and spray paint and a final layer of lacquer providing a glossy
He currently resides with his family
in the San Francisco Bay Area. For further information about his art, you can
follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter & TikTok.
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