About the Artist
Prominent Wynwood Artist “Nobody” Dead by Reported Suicide
Miamians might not have known Scott “Nobody” Patterson’s face. He
typically hid it behind a black bandanna in photos. But almost all of them
know his art: It’s almost impossible to walk through Wynwood without
encountering his signature spray-painted crown or a stencil of the phrase
“Art is my weapon” on walls. He even sat regularly outside Panther Coffee.
But sadly, his seat at Panther will be empty from now on. The artist has
died, according to multiple friends who spoke to New Times.
News outlet the New Tropic yesterday listed his death as a suicide. New
Times could not verify details of his death with City of Miami Police.
Originally from New York City, Nobody rose to prominence painting murals
in Wynwood and South Beach that juxtaposed images of gritty urban life
with statements of love, tenderness, and hope. He routinely showed fine-art
pieces in Miami, New York City, and European countries including
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