From a skater doing graffiti around New York City to becoming one of the face of modern art, KAWS has become a legend.

He is the latest figure to be featured in Complex’s “Blueprint” series.

In the episode, KAWS details how he linked with Nigo and Pharrell in Japan, teaming up with brands like Jordan and Uniqlo for sold-out capsules, and more.

Watch the clip above to find out how KAWS became KAWS.