Ed Templeton is an American skateboarder, contemporary artist and photographer. He is the founder of the skate company, Toy Machine, a business he continues to own and manage. He is based in Huntington Beach, California. Templeton was inducted into the Skateboard Hall of Fame in 2016
|Born||July 28, 1972, Garden Grove, California, United States|
|Known for||Skateboarder, Contemporary Artist, Photographer|
|Spouse(s)||Deanna Templeton (m. 1991)|
|Website||Ed Templeton's Official site|
Artist, photographer, professional skateboarder, and bookmaker who is known for being the founder of Toy Machine skateboards. He is also known for his street photography and has published several photo books through the Little Big Man publishing company.
He first started skating in Huntington Beach when he became friends with fellow skateboarder turned actor Jason Lee. He eventually turned professional for New Deal Skateboards in 1990.
He is also a contemporary artist known for his photography and paintings. He was a part of the Beautiful Losers gallery show at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio where his work was featured alongside Harmony Korine, Barry McGee, Shepard Fairey, and Mike Mills.
He was born and raised in Garden Grove, Orange County, California and married fellow street photographer and artist Deanna Templeton.
- Sports athletes from Orange County, California
- American skateboarder
- California artists
Latest information about Ed Templeton updated on June 14 2021.