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Travis Millard - 10 Yrs. of Fecal Face

Written by Trippe   
Friday, 01 October 2010 09:14
We have a few interviews with artists who are in Fecal Face's 10 Year Show (closing show Fri, Oct 8th) that we ran out time to add up on the site. Well, here's one with our good friend, LA based artist and amazing drawer, Travis Millard.

What were you up to in the year 2000?

I was an enthusiastic apple-cheeked young man smoking hay and wandering around Lawrence, Kansas.

How has your work changed in the last 10 years?

I used to mess around with more paint and larger pieces... It was all pretty scattered. I think it's grown over time, and still remains fairly scattered, but maybe it's tightened up and/or evolved a bit more.

What did you think 2010 would be like back then?

It's a lot like I thought it'd be but with less hovering then I predicted.

When you first heard of Fecal Face what did you think about it?

I thought, "this is the site for me"... then saw it and thought, "Oh, art. This is the site for me".

How has Fecal Face Dot Com been a part of your life and/or career?

Fecal Face has been a great resource to discover all kinds of different work people are doing out there creatively... As well as connecting me to a community of friends that I'm proud to know and happy to be a part of. Thanks, Fecal Face!

Hear any good music lately?

"Corpse of Discovery with Bryan Zimmerman". El-P's "weareallgoingtoburninhellmegamixxx3". Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti "Before Today". Billy Sprague's "Galena" tape. Soggy Cookie's "Shut Up and Put Your Butt Up" cass-single. White Shit "Sculpted Beef". Jim Houser's record is way awesome.

You making the opening at The Luggage Store on Friday September 10th? Love to see you.

I want to! We'll see what happens! (editor's note: they made it, and it ruled.)

What are you working on now and have coming down the line?

Just trying to stay apple-cheeked.

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