Jason Markow

Jason Markow (known around the web as '@TEKSTartist') has been slinging designs from his southern California studio since 2011. His techniques often combine digital and traditional mediums to create visual representations of powerful quotes.

His work hangs in the homes and offices of Jason Mraz, Chuck Palahniuk, Alexis Ohanian, Gary Vaynerchuk, and fans across all 50 US States and 34 countries around the globe. 

  

SINCE 2011, TEKSTARTIST:

CREATED:

The End Sheets for 'An Absolutely Remarkable Thing' by Hank Green. This book debuted at #1 on the NewYorkTimes Best Seller list. Read more about them here.

Murals at coffee shops Ironsmith, Steady State, and Vinaka.

Book cover for poet Christopher Poindexter. See how it turned out here

3000+ word mural on a BMW M5. See the paint job here.

A 4o-foot robot mural. See what he’s up to here.

A time-lapse video for HTC using the HTC One. See how he used the phone here.

Concert Posters for Grammy Winning singer/songwriter Jason Mraz. See them here.

A 650 Square foot wall mural commissioned for the city of Carlsbad. Watch the paint dry here.

A Limited Edition set of Headphones in collaboration with JLab Audio. See music in motion here.

A music video for the band Pepper. Watch it and sing along here.

A reinterpretation of the Holstee Manifesto. See the video here, read about it here, buy it here.

A few other wall murals. See a photo here and videos here & here.

 

INSPIRED:

An entire class of art students to create TEKST themed artwork. See their work here.

A die hard fan actually got a ‘Pepper’ tattoo based off a TEKSTart design. See the ink here.

One couple took the design they commissioned and had it integrated into their wedding cake. Take a bite of it here.

 

FEATURED:

(WEB)

HTC Blog

Hanks Channel

Wajeez

AutoWeek Homepage

Hank Green’s Blog

‘A Show’with Ze Frank

THRIVEai

Holstee

TORwars.com

MOO

Mohonasen Central School District

TheForce.Net
The Sam Livecast

Lamiki

BombBomb.com

‘The Daily Grape’
 off.net.mk (Macedonia)


(LOCATIONS)

Ironsmith Coffee Roasters

TEKST Gallery At Park Hyatt Aviara

Vinaka Cafe

RELM – Carlsbad

RELM – San Elijo

Front Porch Gallery

Cafe Del Sol

Jitters

Hill Street

(LIVE DEMOS)

Tony Robbins 60th Birthday

Sector9 Global Sales Meeting

NAMTA

ValioCon

VidCon

Sacramento Burger Battle

FTS Presents Make Peace Brothers

FTS Presents Bushwalla Birthday Bash

FTS Presents Jesse Payo & Friends

FTS 2 Year Birthday Bash

HAS DONATED TO:

Operation Underground Railroad 

Project for Awesome

SIMA

Movember

Feeding The Soul Foundation

Junior Seau Foundation

HANGS ON THE WALLS OF:

Chuck Palahniuk- American novelist and freelance journalist, who describes his work as transgressional fiction. He is best known as the author of the award-winning novel Fight Club, which also was made into a feature film

Alexis Ohanian- Startup guy making the world suck less: redditbreadpighipmunkY Combinator. Investor, speaker, host of Small Empires, author of Without Their Permission.

Gary Vaynerchuk- Co-founder and CEO of a social media brand consulting agency, video blogger, co-owner and director of operations of a wine retail store, and NYT Bestselling author.

Jason Mraz- A pretty rad bodysurfer who is better know for his work as an American multi-Grammy winning singer-songwriter.

And thousands of fans across ALL 50 US States & 34 Countries around the globe!