Mr. Ewokone Biography
An adventurous and only child born in Ridgewood New Jersey in 1976. Relocating in 1979 with his hard working single mother, settling in Upstate New York only to relocate downstate again in the Fall of 1996. This time alone, now an adventurous young adult to Clinton Hill Brooklyn to continue an academic study in fine art at the prestigious PRATT INSTITUTE, graduating in 2000 with a Bachelors Degree in Traditional Hand Drawn Animation. This particular academic choice plays a pivotal role in the speed and development of his unique caricature style he is most known for today. His work is featured on the covers of many culturally significant books like Graffiti New York by Eric Felisbret and NYC Graffiti, The Next Stage by Rico Nose as well as covers and features in more than a 100 other magazines and books worldwide. MR. EWOKONE has become a house hold name amongst his peers as well as contemporary art collectors far and wide. He has traveled the globe over the last 20 plus years pursuing his goals and ambitions through the vehicle of Fine Art and Graffiti. In the year 2013 he lives and creates out of a studio in Brooklyn New York, where he continues to challenge himself and try new things, embracing the unknown and welcoming the unfamiliar. Please send all inquiries for press, shows, artwork authentication, appearances or general questions to STAFF@MR-EWOKONE.COM Please be brief and and someone will respond as soon as possible. Thank you for visiting MR-EWOKONE.COM
Selected Exhibition History
-Benefit for OKER, The Pure Evil Gallery, London, UK
-Free ESSAM, At Animal New York, New York, NY.
-The Essence of Graffiti The Tradition and Experience, Warren County College, NJ ( Pending )
- Covers Only, Mighty Jaxx Gallery, Singapore ( Pending )
-BRAINLINGTON Figure release and signing, Singapore Comic Con.- Mighty Jaxx Booth, Singapore, August ( Pending )
-BRAINLINGTON NYC Figure release and signing, New York Comic Con. Toy Tokyo Booth, October, NYC ( Pending )
-We Can Be Heroes/ Darkness & Light Exhibit by DC Entertainment, Comic Con. San Diego + New York Comic Con. New York , NY
-The Art of Basketball by Public Works Department and the NBA part3. Miami FL (Art Basel)
-Aidan Has a Posse Art Auction, Wooster Street Social Club ( Curated and Exhibited) New York, NY.
-Leave The Beef At the BBQ , Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
-Ewokone x BMW x Ludacris. Hamptons Art Show, the Hamptons, NY
-BRAINLINGTON Mural unveiling, All City Paint Supply, Seattle WA.
-The Art of Basketball by Public Works Department and the NBA Part2, Miami FL (Art Basel)
- Train of Thought, Hobbs Gallery, Boston MA (solo)
-Mural Unveiling, Converse' Rubber Tracks Studio, Brooklyn, NY
- EwokOne Presents, bOb Gallery, New York NY. ( solo)
-Fountain Exhibit, McCaig Welles Gallery, New York NY. ( Armory Fair )
-Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami Relief Auction, TT Underground Gallery, New York NY.
-Pray For Japan Silent Auction, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NY.
-Cope 2 Transition, TT Underground Gallery, New York, NY.
-Presenting Ewokone, Dirty Pilot gallery, Boston, MA. (solo)
- Ewokone Will Be Wuz Heer, Genuine Motorworks, Brooklyn, NY. (solo).
- July: Art Of Basketball , GuGa/ Gallery One, Newark, NJ.
-Ghost, Then and Now, TT Underground Gallery, New York, NY
-Under the Influence, Phillips DePury and Co. New York , NY
-Encounters, Graffiti Art Expo, AE Studios LIC, NY
-In On the Secret, Halcyon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
-Map Quest, Dirty Pilot Gallery. Boston, MA
-Independent Thinkers Show, Miami FL (Art Basel)
-Trilogy by Eazy Street Gallery, Miami FL (Art Basel)
-The Art of Basketball by Public Works Department and the NBA, Miami FL (Art Basel)
-Graffiti Gone Global, Miami,FL (Art Basel)
-The Character Studies, McCaig Welles Gallery, Brooklyn,NY
-Yard 5, Berlin, Germany
-Pintura Fest, Orlando, FL
-Millon Cornette De Saint Cyr, Millon & Associes, Paris, France
-Saturdays at Phillips, Phillips DePury, New York, NY
-Saturdays at Phillips, "NEW YORK" themed Phillips DePury, New York, NY
-Up In the Air, AVS Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
-Under Pressure, UP Gallery, Montreal, Canada (solo)
-Black Ink, Gallery Solo Show, New York, NY (solo)
-Saturdays at Phillips, Phillips DePury, New York, NY
-GID Horselington, NY Comic Conn, New York, NY
-Made From Love, The Bronx Museum Project Space, New York,NY
-Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
-Ghost & Ewok 5MH, Dirty Pilot Gallery Boston, MA
-The Walls Belong to Us, Power House Arena, Brooklyn, NY
-GID Horselington/ SD Comic Conn, San Diego, CA
-Sneaker Pimps World Tour, New York, NY
-Sneaker Pimps World Tour, Atlanta, GA
-Graffiti Art Overdose, McCaig Welles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
-Totem2 vs. Ewok 5mh pt. 2, Vera Cruz, Mexico
-Clash of The Titans, McCaig Welles Gallery, Brooklyn,NY
-UCOPS, Rocky's Rock Star Bar, Brooklyn, NY
-Board the Train, Double Punch Gallery, San Francisco CA
-Sneaker Pimps World Tour, Jakarta, Indonesia
-Brooklyn Spotted, Showroom Gallery, New York, NY
-Totem2 vs. Ewok 5MH, McCaig Welles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
-Tag The System, Showroom Gallery, New York, NY
-Ewokone Saves Tokyo, Depot Gallery, Tokyo Japan (solo)
-The Break In, Paul Rogers 9W Gallery, New York, NY
-20 inch Dunny Showcase, Visionaire Gallery, New York, NY
-3 Corner Hustle, Gallery 1988, Los Angeles, CA
-Vinyl Clash, Riviera Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
-Subject Matter, Gallery solo show, Costa Mesa, CA (solo)
-Hip Hop 101 Solo show, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
-The Magnificent 7, McCaig Welles, Brooklyn, NY
-Premium goods, Solo show. Brooklyn, NY (solo)
-In The Making, KCDC, Brooklyn, NY
-BOB Lounge, New York, NY (solo)
Barnstormer's 'No Condition is Permanent’, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY