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Diana Stern

Booda Monk airbrushing

Booda Monk: A hip-hop pioneer

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Filed under Investigations, Spotlight
Designed clothing, boom boxes, vinyl records, and other creations pop and sizzle behind Booda Monk’s tattoo shop window at 132 25th St. His palette takes from Baltimore’s day and night sky, the colors of which he would study and compare when he was learning his craft. Booda paints koi fish on canvasses and laid-back yet [...]     Read More →