Aspiring to inspire others, WRDSMTH has pasted colorful and well-chosen words on the walls of Los Angeles since 2013. Born and raised in the Midwest, he relocated to LA and started doing time in Hollywood, chasing the dream like countless others. But what makes the difference is definitely the poetic approach he spreads with his
My introduction to art and street art was mostly through album artwork. I was drawn to Futura 2000 (via UNKLE), Steve "Espo" Powers (Tommy Guerro), Paul Insect (DJ Shadow), and Bansky (Blur) before I even knew what street art was. Spray paint is banned in my home town of Chicago, so the internet became my portal to the world as I leaned about amazing artists creating on walls all around the globe. My day job is in music, but I continue to have a strong passion and respect for artists of all mediums.