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Bik Ismo
Born 1981, in Arecibo, aka BIK-ISMO, aka BIK ISMO, aka BIK, aka Bikismo; Joshua Santos Rivera lives in Río Piedras,
 Bik Ismo
political

Graffiti
Painting
Installation
Graphic Art, Illustration



paintisrael.org
Los muros hablan

Moisés Cruz Báez
Moisés Cruz Báez
Born 1986, in Caguas, lives in Caguas,
Moisés Cruz Báez
abstract
expressionistic
figurative
impressionistic

Digital, Computer Art
Drawing
Graffiti
Graphic Art, Illustration
Mixed Media
Painting




Dex
Born 1987, in Guaynabo, lives in Guaynabo, aka Brian Larosa,

Graffiti
Sculpture




 Dzine
Dzine
Born 1970, in Chicago, family from Salinas, Puerto Rico; lives in the USA; born Carlos Rolón,
 Dzine
(post-)pop art
abstract

Graffiti
Painting
Mural
Audio, Sound



dzinechicago.com

Hector Escalante Jr.
lives in Caguas, son of artist Hector Escalante Sr.,

Painting
Graffiti




 Exor
Exor
aka Sir Exor One, lives in Carolina, Puerto Rico, brother of graffiti artist Mero, member of SWAT (Soul and Wisdom Aesthetics Theory)
 Exor
architectural, urbanistic
conceptual
critical of society
expressionistic
political
social

Graffiti
Digital, Computer Art
Drawing
Graphic Art, Illustration
Photography
Painting
Video, Film

colaborates with art magazine Con Boca

graffiti.org
myspace.com/exor1
works on youtube.com

José González
José González
Born 1982, in Bronx, New York, José Antonio González Pérez, aka Elpho, Elph One and Kuyu (tattoos); raised in Caguas, lives in Río Piedras and Caguas,
José González
social
figurative
humoristic
(post-)pop art
expressionistic
surrealistic

Graffiti
Painting
Drawing
Mixed Media

member of graffiti crews CBA FRESH and HTO; is also a tattoo artist

myspace.com/elpho_uno

Joe León Torres
Born 1980, in Río Piedras, aka Skullberry, member of El Grupo SWAT,
figurative
lowbrow
(post-)pop art
surrealistic
automatistic
post minimalistic

Graffiti
Painting
Drawing
Video, Film
Installation
Printmaking




Rubén Luciano
Born 1982, in Santurce, Sheto lives in Río Piedras,
abstract
conceptual
critical of society

Graffiti
Video, Film
Photography
Installation
Painting




Sofía Maldonado
Sofía Maldonado
Born in Puerto Rico, Cuban mother; lives in Brooklyn, New York and Puerto Rico,
Sofía Maldonado
(post-)feministic
humoristic

Graffiti
Mural



sofiamaldonado.com

 Mero
Mero
Born 1981, in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico, aka ELMEROPSEUDONIMOVNO, lives in Caguas, member of El Grupo SWAT, brother of graffiti artist Exor
 Mero
social
political

Graffiti
Painting
Printmaking



myspace.com/mero22
theunknownartists.blogspot.com
pseudomero.com

Oscar Montes
Born in Puerto Rico, aka Trek6; lives in Miami FL,
(post-)pop art

Graffiti
Painting
Audio, Sound



treksix.com

Ismael Muhammad Nieves
Ismael Muhammad Nieves
Born 1968, in Lower East Side, NYC, aka ISH; lives in Northwest Indiana,
Ismael Muhammad Nieves
abstract

Graffiti

member of CISA Crew

Resumé (pdf)
CISA Crew

Pun 18
Born 1985, in San Juan, Philip Cruz Villegas aka Pun 18 dies due to Crohn's disease, deceased 2016, in Puerto Rico,
(post-)pop art
abstract

Graffiti



Obituary
elpun18.com

Lee Quiñones
Lee Quiñones
Born 1960, in Ponce, grew up and lives in New York; aka LEE / Lee George(s) Quiñones,
Lee Quiñones
(post-)pop art

Graffiti
Painting



tourdelee.com
at149st.com
artfacts.net
museen.aachen.de

REK
Born 1971, in Santurce, lives in Santurce, aka Yomar Rosa,

Graffiti
Painting




Juan A. Román López
Born 1980, aka Nepo; from Trujillo Alto, lives in Santurce,
Juan A. Román López
humoristic
figurative

Drawing
Painting
Graffiti
Printmaking

winner in the solo category of Graphopoli 2008 (first Puerto Rican urban art biennial, organized by the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico)

myspace.com/victrollarte
El Nuevo Día article, October 2007
graphopoli.com

Angelilah Rosa
Angelilah Rosa
Born 1974, in Puerto Rico, aka Gitana; lives in Santurce, San Juan (all biographical data unconfirmed),
Angelilah Rosa
(post-)feministic
critical of society

Painting
Drawing
Graffiti



myspace.com/gitanapr

Magda Santiago
Magda Santiago
Born 1964, in San Juan, lives in Santurce,
Magda Santiago
neosymbolic
expressionistic

Graffiti
Digital, Computer Art
Painting
Textile



obragaleria.com
absolutearts.com

SEZ
Born 1980, in Santurce, lives in Carolina, aka Guillermo Rosario,

Graffiti
Painting




Chris Silva
lives in Chicago,

Graffiti




Ske
Born 1981, in Río Piedras, aka SKE, aka Eliezer Pagán, lives in Carolina, Puerto Rico,
 Ske
abstract
figurative

Graffiti
Painting



graffiti.org

Skunk
Born 1983, in Colombia, lives in Trujillo Alto, aka David Vargas Cabrera,

Graffiti
Painting




Christopher Tavares Silva
Christopher Tavares Silva
Born 1972, in Aguadilla, most of life spent in the states, mainly Chicago; recently relocated to Moca, Puerto Rico; married to artist Lauren Feece,
Christopher Tavares Silva

Graffiti
Painting
Installation
Mixed Media
Graphic Art, Illustration
Audio, Sound



chrissilva.com

Zaps
Born 1984, in New York, USA, lives in Trujillo Alto, aka Emmanuel Figueroa,
abstract

Graffiti
Painting




Izam Zawahra
Izam Zawahra
Born 1985, in Santurce, aka Trece; lives in Río Piedras,
Izam Zawahra

Painting
Graffiti
Sculpture

has worked with grafitti groups HTO, TAG, FRESH, BNA and KD

myspace.com

David Zayas
Born in Ponce, lives in Río Piedras,
expressionistic
abstract
critical of society

Painting
Graffiti



unzayaspordia.tumblr.com


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