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Posted Aug 2018 at 17 by

Graffiti legend Kelly “Risk” Graval‘s art career started on the streets of Los Angeles about thirty years ago, and he has been making art in and around the DTLA Arts District, where Cartwheel Art is based, for a long time. He recalls visiting the Rendon Hotel over twenty years ago. “One of the first art shows […]

RISK Collaboration at Mayfair Hotel
Posted Jun 2018 at 13 by

Acclaimed designer Gulla Jónsdóttir has infused a sense of contemporary glamour that bridges the hotel’s Roaring Twenties vintage with a modern Downtown L.A. edge. The design is contextualized to modern-day LA with the help of artwork curated by Artist-in-Residence, Kelly “Risk” Graval, a renowned artist whose works reflects modern Angeleno culture throughout the hotel…..Read More.

Posted May 2018 at 10 by

One of the finest moments of the “Beyond The Streets” exhibition is a tagged seating area at the end of the show. Featuring concrete, circular park seats, paint-covered walls along with alien turrets scattered around, it’s a writer’s paradise that brings the show back to its West Coast street art roots…..Read More.

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Posted Jul 2017 at 17 by

Still can’t believe I was the first person in 500 years to paint in Michelangelos studio .. DONT LISTEN TO ANYONE – do what you want to do .. #goodtimes #SelfMade – Watch the Interview Here –   

Posted Jun 2017 at 16 by

Thank you for the interview Vroom and Varossieau .. Read the full interview here.

Posted Jun 2017 at 14 by

        Latest edition of the Riskoleum series on 1xRUN today…. – Shop Now –  

Posted Jun 2017 at 08 by

 This is an “aha” moment.   2008 was hands down, one of the darkest years of my life.  Our band had abruptly split after 8 years, and it was depressing for me transitioning into working a full-time 9-5 job as a two-way radio salesman.  Tearing my ACL and meniscus in my right knee that year […]

risk_knighted_Michael Angelo_
Posted Jun 2017 at 05 by

When people ask if I ever thought I’d be in galleries and museums I always reply Yes… it was a goal I set early on ,but I never thought in a million years I’d ever be knighted in a Church designed and built by Michael Angelo #trulyblessed #thankful #goodtimes#honored #rome #italy #church Chiesa Di San […]

Risk and Jim Evans TAZ
Posted May 2017 at 15 by

Risk teams up with the master of visual disaster himself, Jim Evans (TAZ) .. Read the story here ..

Posted Apr 2017 at 24 by

Coming from two opposite sides of America, SEEN and RISK witnessed the movement of graffiti all the way through, from different perspectives and career paths. Starting off at a very young age, SEEN turn to art at a very young age, and wrote his first graffiti on subway trains in his teens. Known for bringing […]

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