Lewis Taylor (YAMS)
Home Town: Charlottesville Virginia
College: Virginia Commonwealth University - Bachelors of Fine Arts
Current City: Chicago for the past 10 years
Lewis has been a Graffiti artist for 20 years. He started at the age of 14 while he was
a freshman because he had an interest in letterforms and calligraphy. Which he
carried that interest to community college and then transferred to VCU to study fine
arts. Lewis took a year after graduation before he made his move to Chicago.
Since Lewis has lived in Chicago he has been a part of various group exhibitions and
solo shows across the country in Chicago, Miami, New York, New Orleans, Seattle
and Phoenix. Lewis has collaborated with numerous organizations such as The
Chicago Loop Alliance, Lacuna Artist Lofts, and The Elephant room Gallery.