My name is Derick Kurtz, I’m 40 years old, born and raised in Ft. Collins, CO. I have a passion for pop culture art. I have been an artist for 25 years. My art is loud, bright and screams color. My art is a new realm of pop art.All my art is hand painted, one of a kind. I take great pride in each piece that I create to bring a realm of smiles and joy to the people who own my art. I was also a RAWartist for Boulder/Denver.RAWartist awarded me in the top 3 position for Artist of the Year. I also had the experience of painting side by side with renownedArtist/Disney Art DirectorZoey Stevens. I met Zoey out in Southern CA, were my art took off and got recognized. After living in Huntington Beach, CA for eight (8) yearsThe Mint Gallery of Fine Art was the first to display my art.I have also been featured in Denver’s 303 magazine for my art as pop culture “Saved my life” article that was written about me. The Rooster magazine andWestword.I am now in Charleston SC and want to bringmy style of art to the south.