• Behind the HYPE: How Futura's 'Pointman' Became a Global Phenomenon

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Futura 's Pointman is instantly recognizable by graffiti fans and art enthusiasts from across the globe. The otherworldly figure has materialized in countless forms including large-scale sculptures, paintings, incense chambers, limited edition posters for the United States soccer team and even in NFTs. The Pointman is undoubtedly Futura's most recognizable character which the artist began conceptualizing in the 70s and 80s. Popularity surrounding the figure started in 1992 back when the former graffiti artist was commissioned by MOWAX to design for their project UNKLE. The Pointman first...
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