California Locos is an artist collective based in Southern California that is known for its unique blend of street art, surf culture, and punk rock. The group was formed in 2012 and includes five members: Chaz Bojórquez, Dave Tourjé, John Van Hamersveld, Norton Wisdom, and Gary Wong.
Each member of California Locos has a distinct style and background, but they all share a passion for California's vibrant art and culture scene. The collective's work spans a wide range of mediums, including painting, sculpture, street art, and performance.
One of California Locos' defining characteristics is its focus on the intersection of art and culture. The group draws inspiration from Southern California's rich history of surf culture and punk rock, as well as the vibrant street art scene that has emerged in the region over the past few decades.
California Locos' work has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world, including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the Laguna Art Museum. Their unique blend of styles and mediums has earned them a reputation as one of Southern California's most exciting and innovative art collectives.