Who is Street Artist 1Penemy?
- Guest Posts
- October 12, 2020
Inspired by iconic murals and pop art alike, 1Penemy is an NYC-based artist who managed to develop a very strong visual identity that suits many aesthetics and styles, with a contemporary touch. His works often blend street art sensibilities with the world of fashion and beauty. This is one of the many reasons why the artist’s works are extremely sought-after, and he receives extensive commission requests from people looking to enhance their visual brand or simply get some beautiful artwork done!
His work has been featured on prominent media outlets throughout the word, including publications such as The American Reporter, and The London Daily Post. 1Penemy’S style could be described as iconic and bold, reminiscent of artists as diverse as Jean-Michel Basquiat, as well as Banksy, Raymond Pettibon, Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey, and many others.
When not busy creating inspiring artworks, he finds other ways to make people smile…literally! In fact, the artist actually goes by Nicholas Toscano, A highly regarded dentist in the New York area. His connection to the modeling work it’s not only something that relates to his artworks, but also to his dental profession, since he is directly affiliated With 25 major modeling agencies from New York City as their official dentist. Prior to that, Nicholas spent time in the Navy, where he completed a general practice residency, and received numerous accolades, including two Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals, three Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals, a National Defense Service Medal, Navy, and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, and Global War on Terrorism Medal.
Find out more about 1Penemy, and check out the artist’s work through Instagram, as well as his official website, where you can learn more about him.