Bankrupt's Bio

“ART BY BANKRUPT” IS A CONTEMPORARY MIXED-MEDIA ARTIST ORIGINALLY FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA. HE IS KNOWN FOR HIS GRANDIOSE, VIBRANT, GEOMETRIC PIECES OFTEN FEATURING TWISTED DEPICTIONS OF HIP-HOP ARTISTS, FASHION, AND ICONIC POP CULTURE FIGURES SUCH AS “HYPED MARILYN”, “JORDAN”, “GUCCI GHOST TROOPER” AND “ZOMBIE KRUSTY”. THE INNOVATIVE, SELF-TAUGHT ARTIST DEVELOPS HIS UNIQUE PIECES ON WOOD, TYPICALLY STANDING AT 2-5 FEET TALL, BUT HE NEVER REVEALS HIS ACTUAL PROCESS OR THE SPECIFIC MATERIALS USED.

THE NAME “BANKRUPT” WAS BORN OF PURE CIRCUMSTANCE. THE ARTIST WAS WORKING AS A BARTENDER, STRUGGLING TO PAY HIS MONTHLY BILLS WHEN HE CAUGHT WIND OF A FRIEND LOOKING TO FILL THE WALLS OF HIS NEW HOME WITH ARTWORK. IN AN ALL-OR-NOTHING PLAY, BANKRUPT TOOK A GAMBLE AND SPENT HIS RENT MONEY ON ART SUPPLIES TO CREATE A PIECE HE HOPED TO SELL TO HIS FRIEND – AND HE DID. IT WAS THEN THE ARTIST DECLARED HIS NAME:
ART BY BANKRUPT.

ART BY BANKRUPT RELEASED HIS FIRST PIECE TO THE PUBLIC IN OCTOBER 2017 AND REMAINS UNRIVALED. HE HAS DEVELOPEDCUSTOM ARTWORK FOR HIGH-PROFILE CLIENTS LIKE PRO-BOXER FLOYD MAYWEATHER, AND RAPPERS SUCH AS KANYE WEST, FUTURE,LIL UZI VERT, AND POST MALONE, TO NAME A FEW. BANKRUPT ENDEAVORS TO LEAVE A POSITIVE
IMPACT ON TODAY’S CULTURE AND ON THE PLANET.