It was only until Nychos met friends of the Lord’s crew in Austria that he made the strong connection with Oakland, which he now calls his second home. He illustrates the Risk of painting big murals – the endless permissions, organization and equipment involved, in addition to the gruesome task of spray-painting the art. His newest concepts nicknamed ‘Translucent Fear’ involve ZERO space for error. He gets ONE shot at painting semi-transparent x-ray skins over anatomical bone structure to create a slick glassy effect.
Audio setup by Daniel Craig. Photos by Tim Kempf.