Vantage Point 020 – Interview with Lush

Take everything you know about graffiti and street art and throw that right out the window. This guys approach is unlike anything you’ve seen before.  At first glance it appears that he absolutely does not give a fuck about anything or anyone and could not care less what you think about him or his work.  But the more you talk to him and the more you look at what he’s been up to the last few years, the more it becomes clear that LUSH may in fact be one of the most thoughtful and hardest working artists out there today.

Love him or hate him (and there are plenty of people on either side of that coin) Lush is making big noise world wide with his unique view on contemporary art.  From his seemingly juvenile drawings and model-train dioramas, to his wildly simple yet intelligent graffiti and conceptual videos, Lush pushes the boundaries of street art, always looking just past the limits of what everyone else is doing.  Sometimes provocative and violent, sometimes vulgar and overtly sexual, but always smart.

He is one of the most polarising figures in the game today and nowhere will you get a better understanding of him and his work than right here… straight from his mouth, in his own words… we give you… Lush
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