Sam Spires is an American artist from North Carolina.  He studied at Savannah College of Art and Design, majoring in sequential art and painting.  His style is combining the aesthetics of surreal pop-art, comic books and realism with mediums of acrylic, ink and spray paint. He currently resides in Tainan, Taiwan. You can see some of his mural work around this historic city, such as Dive, Drifters, Funkoo, Mary B’s Cupcakes, The Danish, Artful Dodgers and Darwin Hostel. He also has a T-shirt company named ‘SPACE HEAD INK’ with Chad Cote.  There you can find more of his work.  Please feel free to contact him!

Sam Spires 是一位駐台南美藉藝術家。他於薩凡納藝術設計學



出現在台南不用的角落。他跟另一名藝術家Chad Cote 合作創

立了t恤設計公司‘SPACE HEAD INK’ 。


Born in 1983, San Antonio, Texas.


2003-2007   B.F.A. Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA.



2016   The Danish Furniture and Bistro, Tainan, Taiwan.

2015   Mary B’s Cupcakes, Tainan, Taiwan.

2014   Dive Bar and Grubhut, Tainan, Taiwan.

2014   Funkoo Mexican Cuisine, Tainan, Taiwan.

*graphic design*

2017   Stoke Hound Skateboard Education Tainan, Taiwan. Logo.

2016   Peninzula band, T-shirt design.

2016   Stinky Tofu band, social media graphics/album cover.

2014   Tiger Beach Music Festival, Golden Beach, Taiwan. Banner.

2014    Drifters Bar & Grill, Tainan, Taiwan. Logo.

2014   Funkoo Mexican Cuisine, Tainan, Taiwan. Logo

2013   The Artful Dodger Bistro, Tainan, Taiwan. Logo.

2013-2017   Space Head Ink T-shirt design.

*group exhibition*

2017   Shu Zen College of Medicine and Managment, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.

2013, 2014, 2015   Drifters Bar & Grill, Tainan, Taiwan.


2016   School House Language Center, Taiwan. English curriculum essay practice illustrations.

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