Kottie Paloma is an American artist who currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany. Kottie Paloma is an artist who delves into the ridiculousness of life. In his paintings, drawings, books and sculptures, he explores the darker sides of society in a humorous yet poignant and gritty manner. Many people consider his art the darker side of pop. Much of the text in his art derives from overheard conversations, lyrics from his favorite music or from past experiences. Kottie's art is routinely exhibited Internationally in Galleries such as Bongout in Berlin , JAS Gallery in Paris, France, MOHS Exhibit in Copenhagen, Munch Gallery in Manhattan, as well as art fairs and group shows From Frankfurt to Seoul, South Korea, New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco. His art is in over 50 Private collections and 11 public collections including MOMA NYC and U.C. Berkeley.