Chris Dokebi

Thrasher Goblin

Chris Dokebi is an illustrator, painter, muralist, and toy designer currently based in Michigan. His work mainly focuses on mischievous masked creatures called dokkaebi. In Korean folklore, they are delinquent goblin-like creatures that play pranks on humans.

He has collaborated with other artists such as Dinkc, Nite Owl, Sleep is Famous, El Toro, Chris RWK, ZeroPro, and Ngaew Ngaew. He showcased his work at the 2019 Five Points Festival and Chicago Truborn Gallery. Dokebi has also appeared in beer label competitions for Pabst Blue Ribbon, as tattoos on various Instagram followers, and in stickers that dot the streets of cities across the world.