Floyd “Macho King” Strickland is an emerging multi-disciplined artists from Los Angeles, Ca. Drawing inspiration from his childhood environment, Strickland often uses realistic figures that are juxtaposed with cartoons creating dream like paintings.

Strickland works has evolved as he delves into the work of many classical painters. Early own, inspired by contemporary pop art, Strickland worked primarily with acrylics, creating larger portraits of celebrity.

His work has evolved and taken a more personal turn as dig deep into his childhood and the struggles of growing up and being educated in Watts in the late 80’s and early 90’s. Strickland’s work is often filled with symbolism that refer back to his childhood and the tragedies of a lost child hood.

“The Massacre of Innocents”

Oil on Canvas

72″ x 50″ (91 x 122cm)

a boy surrounded by violence
Malcolm X Front Profile
“The Star”

Oil on Canvas

36″ x 48″ (91 x 122cm)

A boy leaning on an Egyptian hieroglyphic writing
“Arms Too Short to Box with God”

Oil on Canvas

36″ x 48″ (91 x 122cm)

Boxer
“A Children of A Better God”

Oil on Canvas

60″ x 48″ (152 x 122cm)

Prints Available

Artwork Available for Purchase.

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Sitting on the floor with Emoji Balloons

Digital Art

“A song of the Americans”

Oil on Canvas

60″ x 48″ (152 x 122cm)

Artwork Available for Purchase.

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A Boy with two Hyenas - Macho King
“Kings Rise”

Oil on Canvas with Spray praint

48″ x 48″ (122cm x 122cm)

Artwork Available for Purchase.

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Young man wearing a hoodie - Macho King
“Take Aim”

Digital Art

12″ x 18″ (30 x 46cm)