“Generate ideas, no matter how wild or far-fetched, and enable new associations to be made in the gray matter of your brain.” – Marcel Duchamp

Travis Ripley

Education:
B.S. 3D Design, The Art Institute of San Diego
Mobile Game Development, UCSD

What inspires you?
Music, Magick, and Lowbrow Art

First job:
Vespa scooter restoration

Favorite musical group/artist:
Nick Cave, David Bowie, Sisters of Mercy, Siouxsie and The Banshees, Death in June, Echo and the Bunnymen, Kraftwerk, The Smiths, Godspeed You Black Emperor

What’s the best aspect of working at Basile Studio?
Never being told “no” to any new concepts and being allowed to experiment and put myself into each project.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Design/Develop/Program products using microcontrollers (Arduino/Raspberry Pi)