Hello My Name Is: Truba

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Name: Truba
Crew: TAD, FunkFanatix
City/Country: Moscow, Russia
When did you start writing? 1999

What’s graffiti for you?
Fun times, work on the streets and in office, soul friends, interest travels and of couse splash of emotions.

Influences?
I meet a lot of good writers worldwide, I like to listen to their talks about styles and some fun stories.

Tell us about your city, how is life and graffiti there?
Moscow is a big city with a bombing position. There a lot of action, party, alcohol and adrenalin.

What keeps you still writing?
I love it!

What first made you interested in graffiti and how did you end up on that track?
I watсhed many videos on MTV with amazing backgrounds and I began to imitate it.

What trends are you seeing now in the graffiti world that you don’t like?
I think a main trend is back to the roots and later antiforms and trashgraffiti.

What do you do when you’re not painting?
Chilling.

How would you describe your style?
Sweet and tasty, wild and readable.

Can you remember the first piece you did?
MC, BreakDance, Fast etc…

Future plans?
Rock the skills.

Do you adapt your pieces and tags to the spot/surface?
Look to Russian fr8 models.

What do you think about the new generation of writers in your city?
I saw some cool styles in my city, soon there will be a new wave.

What are the best and worst aspects of graffiti?
I do not argue, I act.

What writers have inspired you?
My crew mates

Can you ever feel tired of graffiti?
No, but I feel tired some times after night actions 😉

What do you hope people will think and feel when they see your stuff?
Hahahah! I think that they feel too cool when they standing with my walls in the background…

FIVE FAVORITES
Spray Paint: With caps
City: City which had not yet seen
Markers/pens: Uni PX Chrome
Surface: Rusty steel
Cap: Banana

Instagram: @Truba1 
Tumblr: @Topndope & @Royalsteel

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