Joshua Burbank was born in Los Angeles in 1968. He worked as an apprentice with sculptor Al Farrow in San Rafael, and studied under sculptor Aurelio Macchi in Buenos Aires, and surrealist animator Larry Jordan in San Francisco. Joshua has lived and worked in San Francisco, Buenos Aires, Berlin, and in the artist ex-pat village of Deia, on the Island of Mallorca, Spain.
He has studied at The Art Institute in San Francisco, The Academia de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, and has received a BFA from The Academy of Art University. Although his background is not street art, he has had the good fortune to have been welcomed into that community and has often shown with many of the top urban artist such as JR, Invader, and Banksy. He has shown his work in several countries including solo shows with The Outsiders Gallery in New Castle, and Lazarides in London U.K. He currently lives on the Big Island of Hawaii.