Artist Profile: EVO

evo stickerName:
CJ aka EVO
New York City
How long have you been making stickers?
Stickers only a few months now. Graffiti Since 2009.
evo stickerWhat role would you say stickers play within the greater scope of art?
Just the fact that stickers can be put up anywhere, they do play a very big role in art.
What materials do you use?
Mostly 228s, Sharpie, Bic Markers and Prismacolor.
What are some of your favorite places to put up slaps?
Well I haven’t been putting up my slaps in a while, but I would say where they can be appreciated more.
What is the longest one of your slaps has survived in the wild?
I remember seeing my very 1st since 2010 and still up.
evo stickerWhat other artists inspire you?
Honestly, everyone that I follow on IG, but if I had to choose, the artist that goes by the name Highsaur. Big Ups to that guy.
If you had to guess, how many stickers have you produced to date?
Over a 100 hand-drawn stickers to date. Waiting to start trading with all artists.
Some artists try to get as many ups as possible. Is stickering about quantity or quality for you?
It all depends on the kind of artist you are. In my opinion its all about Quality.
evo stickerDo you collect and/or trade slaps with other artists?
Yes, trying to get as much slaps as I can to actually start trading.
What is the best way for people to follow your work?
At the moment all my artwork is on Instagram (@imevo)