Used Pencil is a Freelance Artist from the future inspired by the past. This Secret Walls wining doodler makes marks on any surface or size, creating images and murals that reflect the crazy yet beautiful world we live in today.
After studying Fine Art Sculpture and Illustration in the UK, Used Pencil set off in search of inspiration and adventure. In his first year in Hong Kong he had an exhibition at ‘Above Second’ Gallery and started to create ‘Street Art’ as well as documenting all that he brushed past in the form of illustrations. He then took part in Secretwalls, Hkwalls and other music and art festivals. During his time in Hong Kong as well as selling works for private owners he has worked for clients including…..Vans, Converse, Harley Davidson HK, Pure, Absolute Vodka, Kronenbourg 1664 and Lulu Lemon. Now UP lives in Europe mainly the UK and has works in Lisbons LX Factory, has taken part in UP Fest in Bristol and exhibit in London.
"A streak of blue dashed past my face, and then I managed to dodge a speeding ball of red before a lump of purple smacked me right between my eyes."