Clifford Dube, aka Passport44, is an American fine artist and photographer. Born 9/8/1981 in Hartford, Connecticut, Earth.
Cliff’s art is very diverse, ranging from photorealistic graphite drawings to bold surreal and abstract paintings, often flowing and psychedelic with vibrant colors that often have UV effects. He first learned the artistic craft from his mother, Jane Dube, who was an interior designer during his youth. He continued to follow artistic interests in school, studying visual foundations and /drawing at Seminole State College in Lake Mary, FL. His work is full of sharp lines, curves, and vivid colors amidst heavy contrast.
In 2017, Cliff started producing art under the pseudonym Passport44. His work is aimed at creating more visual beauty while sharing his insight and visions with the world. He enjoys sharing his artistic vision and inspiring others. A true visionary artist with a mission…
His aim is to “Change the world through art.”
Here is a list of events and career experience to date:
Studied fine art @ Seminole State College – Lake Mary, FL 2000-2003 Started professional art career in 2013 opening a gallery/studio space in the Promenade Bonita Springs, FL via membership with the Art Council of SW FL.Â Began gallery showings and events including but not limited to Art on the Avenue (Ft Myers, FL), ACSWFL Coop Gallery (Bonita Springs/Ft. Myers, FL), ELUV Levitation Collider Kaleidoscope – Burning Man 2013 (Black Rock City, NV), RAW Kaleidoscope @ LMNT Gallery (Miami,FL), Wake-up Star Gallery – Art Basel 2013 (Miami, FL), Drop Bass Not Bombs 2014 (Ocala, FL), Summer Solstice Festival 2014 (DeLeon Springs, FL), Wine Art Wednesdays 2014 (Lake Mary, FL). -moved from FL to WA in late 2014- more events and showings since including but not limited to: Local Spotlight @ Umpqua Bank (Spokane Valley, WA) First Friday Las Vegas (Las Vegas, NV) Pirate Party Festival 2016 & 2017 (Montana, US) West Seattle Art Walk (Seattle, WA) La Resistance showings (Spokane, WA) Tinnabulation Music Festival (Riverfront Park, Spokane, WA) Okanogan Family Faire spring & fall 2016, 2017, 2018, & spring only 2019 Mayfaire 2017-2019(Ford, WA) Electric Summer Camp 2018 (Ford, WA) The Retreat 2019 (Ford, WA) Space Camp 2018 & 2019 (Ford, WA) Safetystock 2019 (Ford, WA) This is Art! 2018 (Sandpoint, ID)
Creative Lead TEDx Couer d’Alene 2019
Live events and merch @ events with multiple production companies in the pnw area including The Roxie Spokane, Konabass Productions, Headyworks, Kaleidoscope Family, BNGRZ, Party Bros, Lamp Productions, & La Resistance.
Mural inside commercial building on corner of park & sprague in Spokane Valley, WA.
Limited Edition merch line released with Grassroots California 2019.