AJ40.3coverJanuary 09, 2015: Tempt and the Asian American contribution to Hip Hop culture covered in UCLA’s Amerasian Journal. Shout out to Mary Kao and author Ben Higa. Check it out here:

Tempt Writes For Vice

Tempt wrote an article about diet and ALS for Vice back in June 2015. Read it here:https://munchies.vice.com/articles/i-credit-veganism-with-helping-me-recover-from-being-paralyzed-by-als

1545121_753492994732896_7088971798568442308_nJanuary 19, 2015: We highly recommend that everyone go find this new book by Mick Ebeling, entitled NOT IMPOSSIBLE: THE ART AND JOY OF DOING WHAT COULDN’T BE DONE. It’s about helping others with technology using unconventional thinking. Click this link to hear excerpts from the book, including one about your boy Tempt as read by Shepard Fairey:


serveimageBack in 2014 Tempt’s friends Eyer, Gorgs, Kozem, Tanner and Swank painted a tribute mural to Tempt at the El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMoA). Read about it here:

“Scratch” at El Segundo Museum of Art

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LA Weekly article on Tempt, from June 2013. Shout out to Javier Cabral. Check it out here:  http://www.laweekly.com/arts/tempt-one-the-paralyzed-la-graffiti-artist-who-draws-with-his-eyes-tells-us-about-his-new-documentary-4179865

image_1362626330584500Back in 2013 Tempt and 100+ Los Angeles artists contributed to the Getty Museum’s permanent collection. Check it out here:


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Friday Spotlight

Tempt made the Friday Spotlight in Juxtapoz Magazine on March 01, 2013. Here’s the link:


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