Each painting is a story, a parable or a moment captured in time. The subject matter or viewpoint ranges from quiet & deep to loud & crazy. For some reason, sex, violence & death seem to pervade most pictures. As well as a bit of dark humor. Vibrant color, movement and the expression of each character are crucial to each piece.
was originally created for Burning Man for participants wanting to embrace
the joy of exchanging compliments for hugs. Since 2005, Mikey’s
Hug Deli has reached audiences across the world and a frequent establishment
along the boardwalk south of the Santa Monica pier, and most notably between
Esplanade and the Man along 9 o’clock.
Stubbs (aka Mikey)