A dizzyingly vibrant 12-layer screen print from accomplished designer Rafael Esquer highlights the colorful culture surrounding Los Angeles lowrider bikes. This artwork was created exclusively for Chain Reaction, an international print show curated by Colossal for the Design Museum of Chicago. 10% of every print sale will benefit Chicago non-profit Blackstone Bicycle Works.
About the Artist
Rafael Esquer is Creative Director and CEO at Alfalfa New York. He received his BFA in graphic design from Art Center College of Design and has lived in Manhattan since 1996. A native of the Sonora desert of Mexico, Esquer established Alfalfa New York on November 1 (Day of the Dead) in order to emphasize its connection to the rich tradition of Mexican graphic arts. His design philosophy is “make the idea clear and simple, the design surprising and beautiful.”