Travis Kenney

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Travis Kenney, Wade Mckenzie, and Jared Riddle are behind two monoliths in Atascadero, California.

Monoliths are popping up from Romania to Utah. Meet the artists who put one up in California

Travis Kenney, Wade Mckenzie, and Jared Riddle are behind two monoliths in Atascadero, California.

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