Eric Haze started his course with his Beastie Boys and early Public Enemy artwork. For the past several years, you can find his recognizable lettering and branding with numerous companies such as Nike, Stussy, Scion, Huf, Heineken, Casio, The Standard Hotel, Alife, Lotus Cars, Fingercroxx and so many more.
Craig Stecyk is known to many as a photographer, filmmaker and author. To me, I view him as a historian. Growing up in Santa Monica, Stecyk was one of the first to document skateboarding and its culture nearly four decades ago. Not only is he one of the pioneers of Dogtown, he also co-founded one of my favorite magazines, Juxtopoz.
Its not every day that you have a conversation with two legends in their respected fields of practice. By just listening to the two talking about their beginnings, I have really started to question what the hell I’m doing with my life.