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Artist & Designer,. Former DJ (weren't we all?) Love book stores, record stores, museums, coffee shops, SF Giants, SJ Sharks, Arsenal FC, The Daily Show, indie pop and laughing. Lives in San Francisco Bay Area. Proud father of a 4-year old Art Director.

Real Name: John Mavroudis

Gender: male

Location: San Francisco

Occupation: Artist / Designer / Art Director

Home Page:

Twitter: zenpopart

Diaries published: 13 (136 days since last diary on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM PST)

Comments posted: 280 (6 days since last comment on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 12:01 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 1965

Total Comment Ratings: 1616

Most Recommended Diary: MY OBAMA COVER FOR THE NATION MAG!!!, 657 comments, 1254 recommends

People Following johnmav: 20

johnmav's Most Recent Diaries:

Some things resonate so strongly with me that the only way I can get it out of my system is to sit down and draw it out. Sometimes I'm channeling my joy... as with this cover I did for The Nation ...
by johnmav
Comment Count 126 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM PST with 367 Recommends
On the anniversary of the attacks on World Trade Center. I was thinking this might be a good time to talk about my cover idea that was used for The New Yorker on their 5th Anniversary edition. That ...
by johnmav
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 12:41 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
2010 was, without question, the greatest year in the history of years. I, through the use of artwork, music videos, science, deduction and obfuscation will prove it beyond a shadow of a doubt... ...
by johnmav
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 05:34 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I log on to Kos and see this bullshit... 99 Designs. They entice people to use their site with the catchphrase "Your logo sucks." They they ask why you should use one designer when you can use "our ...
by johnmav
Comment Count 121 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 04:05 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Amazing and effective video, which makes the case for moving your money to a community bank... This is the lead story on Huff Post...
by johnmav
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Dec 29, 2009 at 04:36 PM PST with 13 Recommends
While working on the additions to my Nation magazine cover for a poster I started asking questions... Why Bayard Rustin but not Paul Lawrence Dunbar? Why Malcom X and not Ralph Ellison? ...
by johnmav
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Jul 30, 2009 at 10:01 AM PDT with 46 Recommends

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