After discovering his passion for visual arts while attending Savannah College of Art & Design, Tripp found himself in New York City pursuing his passion & goals to positively influence the world through art.
He moved to New York City in 2012 to work on films such as “The Dark Knight” and “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”. Shortly after, he took positions at advertising giants GREY and Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal while pursuing his love of the arts.
It’s here that he began to acquire a following, which helped launch him as a full time artist. Within a year of his first painting in the city, he has been featured on Good Morning America, Project Runway, Bravo’s the singles project & more…
He’s also done personal portraits for celebrities such as Matthew Mcconaughey, Drew Brees, TV host Andy Cohen and Ernest Greene from the band Washed Out.
Tripp is now one of SPiN New York’s resident artists and has worked on 2 one-of-a-kind customized ping pong tables.