His signature KingPop originated from his childhood nickname Pop!
William “KingPop” Floyd, a twenty-six year old artist, raised in Goldsboro, NC, started painting at age seven. William travels all around the states and feels inspired by “people and life experiences”. A few of his notable works are Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis and self titled “Keys” painting. He currently resides in Atlanta, Ga. where he paints and designs for a living. He attended Mars Hill College for two years where he received a scholarship to play basketball while studying fashion and interior merchandising. Following that, he attended Saint Mary’s University for one year, continued his college basketball career and switched his major to graphic design. Later on William graduated from The Art Institute of Atlanta where he earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design.
While attending school William focused on showing his works of art in galleries and various markets. William is active in the marketing design community; he is dedicated to educating youth and curious people about art and its many facets. “My dream is to express myself through art and design by showing the world that anything is possible if you create” says William Floyd.
Upcoming Blue Tour Dates and Location
May 23-24, 2009
2009 Atlanta Jazz Festival
July 31, August 2, 2009
National Black Arts Festival
September 19-20, 2009
For Sister Only
6225-B Roswell Road, Atlanta GA 30328
290 Hilderbrand Dr. Atlanta, GA 30328
U Space Gallery
439 Edgewood AV se Atlanta, GA 30312
280 Hammond Drive, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30328
“For Thy Love 2”
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Please visit http://www.kingpopulardesign.com to view more works of art by William “KingPop” Floyd