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I am a self taught artist I have been painting for three years now. I recently had a summer internship at the Harrison Center of the arts with Quincy Owens which an amazing experience and better than I’d even imagined it would be. I also finished my first solo mural in partnership with keep Indianapolis beautiful for the 465 underpass on Pendleton pike which is probably the highlight of my career so far. I started painting three years ago for a non for profit organization The learning Tree
A 90s baby, Mechi Shakur is a Indianapolis raised and based artist. His influences include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Leonardo da Vinci, Bosch and Kehinde Wiley. Painting for three years now and Self taught, Mechi Shakur believes your art is a reflection of you and loves to blur the lines of reality and the imagination through an assortment of color all while diving into social and political issues touching many subjects all at once
high school diploma
the Learning Tree
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
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