Durty is an urban artist from Pittsburgh, Pa that works primarily with aerosol paints, and handmade stencils. If you look through his catalog of completed paintings you’ll see that there is deep connection to hip hop. People have categorized some of his work as “Pop Art” with the childhood figures that he has painted with gas masks.
Since he has been displaying his work publicly numerous pieces have been acquired by the following celebrities: Paradise Gray, Jasiri X, KRS One, Brother Ali, Jeremy Fish, Mr. Dibbs, Murs, Talib Kweli, Aesop Rock, and graffiti legend Adam COST. These are just of few of the people owning his work.
Aside from painting commissions and other art, Durty has done professional work for b. Dolan with his vision of the Fallen House Sunken City remix cover, a limited series of skate decks honoring the late Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen, limited run of prints, and t shirt designs for CrushKill Recording.