We had the good fortune of connecting with dan kubat and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi dan, why did you decide to pursue a creative path?
I LOVE TO DRAW! hahah, ever since I took a crayon at 3 years old and had my way with my mom’s living room wall.

From that point on, I knew what I would be doing for the rest of my life.

Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
As a artist you gotta be true to yourself. If you dig painting sunsets, than be a landscape artist.

I like Rock n Roll, Classic Movies, Pin ups and pop culture. Those are my artistic influences.
All of my life, I’ve been asked to paint landscapes.
But how can I make a landscape painting interesting
for me.

Well,
I live in the L.A area, and I like OLD School rap.
I created a painting with Original Gangstas ICE CUBE,Easy E, and Dr. Dre driving a 64 Impala
with a BEAUTIFUL L.A. Sunset background.
Now, tha’ts a landscape! hahahah

If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
To the BEACH! there is no point in living next to the Pacific ocean, if you can’t catch a ray, or catch a wave. I always give my out of town friends the classic California beach adventure, Surfin, Boogie boarding, even Roller bladeing on the boardwalk, it thats their thing. And at the end of the day , a pint of CERVEZA..

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
my Shout Out goes to my Mom. Because she always encouraged me to pursue a career in art, and not our family business which is Auto Mechanics. I cant fix a Hot Rod, but I can sure draw and paint it and design it.

Website: http://artbydano.com/

Instagram: @artbydano

Linkedin: artbydano

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