The Roots as The GRoots by Ali Graham

Creative Quickie: The Roots as “The GRoots” by Ali Graham

"The GRoots" by Ali Graham

“The GRoots” by Ali Graham

UK-based conceptual artist and animator Ali Graham has transformed The Roots‘ Black Thought, ?uestlove, and Captain Kirk Douglas into every Guardians of the Galaxy fan’s favorite tree-like beings: The GRoots.

Though Ali is known for combining popular musicians with sci/fi fantasy references, e.g. Rita Gamora, Lil Bruce Wayne, and Wolverrihanna, the freelancer has a diverse client list that includes Estee Lauder, The Who, Hyundai, iFC, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, DKNY, Michael Kors and Comedy Bang! Bang!.

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