Mark Gonzales

Mark Gonzales

Professional Skateboarder
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Date of Birth June 01, 1968
Industries Streetwear
Headquarter South Gate, CA, United States
Mark Gonzales, also known as Gonz, is an American artist and professional street skateboarder; he is widely recognised as one of the skateboarding world’s most influential personalities. He was popularly known for appearing on Thrasher’s November cover, as well as skating for Real Skateboards and launching Krooked Skateboards in partnership with Deluxe. Gonz is also sponsored by prominent brands such as adidas, Spitfire, and Supreme.

1984

He was on the cover of Thrasher magazine.

1985

Won Oceanside street contest while being sponsored by Vision.

2011

Gonz was named by the Transworld Skateboarding magazine as the "Most Influential Skateboarder of all Time".

2013

Gonzales is sponsored by adidas, Krooked, Spitfire, Independent and Supreme.
Best Art Drops: Tupac Shakur '002 Sculpture,' Mark Gonzales Print & More
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Best Art Drops: Tupac Shakur '002 Sculpture,' Mark Gonzales Print & More

Including a print of the world’s largest graffiti by Saber.

Chandran Gallery Releases Limited-Edition Mark Gonzales Merch
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Chandran Gallery Releases Limited-Edition Mark Gonzales Merch

Including a T-shirt, screen print and zine with original drawings.

Mark Gonzales Sold Hand-Painted Basketballs & More for Charity
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Mark Gonzales Sold Hand-Painted Basketballs & More for Charity

Sales went to benefit the Harold Hunter Foundation.

Mark Gonzales: "[Don't] Lose Touch with Being Human"
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Mark Gonzales: "[Don't] Lose Touch with Being Human"

The Supreme team member explores his studio in this episode of ‘HYPEBEAST Diaries.’

Mark Gonzales to Unveil New Map Paintings at San Francisco Exhibition
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Mark Gonzales to Unveil New Map Paintings at San Francisco Exhibition

The works were originally shown on the Supreme SS19 collection.

BEYOND THE STREETS to Hit Brooklyn With Over 150 of Your Favorite Graffiti Artists
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BEYOND THE STREETS to Hit Brooklyn With Over 150 of Your Favorite Graffiti Artists

Celebrating some of the most influential artists from around the world.

Mark Gonzales' Iconic 'Tunnel Ride' Now Immortalized in Special Print Edition
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Mark Gonzales' Iconic 'Tunnel Ride' Now Immortalized in Special Print Edition

Snapped by renowned British photographer, Skin Phillips.

Richardson and Mark Gonzales Revive NSFW Graphics for Japanese Drop
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Richardson and Mark Gonzales Revive NSFW Graphics for Japanese Drop

A Bonjour Records exclusive.

How Aaron Rose's Alleged Gallery Transformed the Lives of Now-Iconic Artists
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How Aaron Rose's Alleged Gallery Transformed the Lives of Now-Iconic Artists

Presented by RVCA
Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the cult film and art movement, ‘Beautiful Losers.’

Gonz Recreates Historic Skateboarding Performance in NYC
Footwear

Gonz Recreates Historic Skateboarding Performance in NYC

While debuting his “Aloha Super” adiStar silhouette with adidas.

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