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Montana LOOKBOOK #08 / 2023

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MontanaCans LOOKBOOK 2023 Issue #8 It's that time again to welcome the release of the Montana Cans Lookbook 2023 edition #8. There is no rewind button on life, making it all the more important to reflect on the year that was, and the things that happened during that period. The Montana-Cans Lookbook does just that and reflects on some of the highlights from the year prior. A moment to reflect on those things that may not have received as much shine as they deserved while being "in the moment".

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It makes you wonderif the design comesfirst, and then the wallto paint it? Or is it thewall that comes firstand then the right designfor it?The glue that holds it all together is graffitiSo what is it that makes ROIDS so unique? Is it that youalways know it's a ROIDS piece even if you can't read it?Is it that no matter how he changes his style, technique,or approach to making art that it never looks like anyoneelse's? Or is it that every time you see a ROIDS piece inthe flesh you can't help but stop and ask yourself howsomething so perfect was made by hand? The experienceis most likely different for each viewer dependingon their orientation. However, the glue that holds it alltogether is graffiti. His one true love, the reason to getout of bed and keep exploring, that thing that lights thefire for all the creative endeavors he pursues.Is it that no matter how he changes hisstyle, technique, or approach to making artthat it never looks like anyone else's?↑ Weighty letteringthat in effect is actuallyfloating on a grayplane.Graffiti of every orientation, typography,illustration, design, manga, retro computer graphics, oreven 80s and 90s nostalgia. Who cares, throw it all inthe mix, and if you are lucky you might get close toticking some of the boxes that describe the elementsthat can be found in ROIDS artworks. Artworks that can32 Artist in focus Roids

← Being held togetheror falling apart? Noone ever really knowswhen it comes toROIDS’s ambiguouscompositions.↑ When color is added,it’s time to bringout the big guns andmake it found on paper, canvas, walls, wood, trains, and mostlikely many other places all over the world. Many areembellished with the enduring vibrance of carefullychosen Montana GOLD and BLACK can colors.Even though his Instagram account @willis82tells us he has 60K followers, Will Gates as he is alsoknown as is far from a follower. As one of the mostinnovative contemporary graffiti artists, we lookforward to seeing which path he will take next.Artworks that can be found on paper, canvas,walls, wood, trains, and most likelymany other places all over the world.→ Always twists andturns, ROIDS nevergets stuck in a stylerut.Artist in focus Roids33

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