Mimi Knoop: Art Profile

Face_©MimiKnoopOriginally from the East Coast, Mimi is a lifelong skateboarder and multi-media artist (with a BFA in visual arts).
She has 5 X-Games medals under her belt and won Protec Pool Party and Soul Bowl in 2008.
Mimi is also the first ever female skateboarder to frontside invert!

As an artist, Mimi has shown her work in Los Angeles, Vancouver BC, San Diego, and Orange County- and also does freelance work. She is co-founder and Vice president of the non-profit organization of female skateboarders, the Alliance. The Alliance has been instrumental in raising the standards in prize purses and exposure for professional female skateboarding contests/and events around the world.

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Click here to read Mimi’s art profile, as written by SBCwomen.

You can also read a full interview with Mimi over at the thesideproject site, here

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