THE NEW YORK TIMES: HOW BIG MIKE, A BARBERSHOP PAINTER, BROKE INTO THE ART WORLD

THE NEW YORK TIMES: HOW BIG MIKE, A BARBERSHOP PAINTER, BROKE INTO THE ART WORLD
From lunch-break sessions at the easel to Instagram fame to a solo show at a Chelsea gallery. In the words of one art dealer: ‘How dare he use such colors?’