Bay Area luminaries get their own wallpaper

August 26, 2015 | By | Comments (1)
courtesy of Matt Richie and The Lonely Island

courtesy of Matt Richie and The Lonely Island

Think you’re a diehard resident of the Bay Area? Prove it. Hang this wallpaper—featuring eight local icons like local-food guru Alice Waters and former quarterback Joe Montana—in your home. And then please send me a photo.

The Lonely Island commissioned artist Matt Ritchie to draw the toile-inspired design because, well, “having Mac Dre and Alice Waters on the same wallpaper seems wonderfully appropriate to the Bay,” according to Lonely Islander Jorma Taccone.

I have to admit, I recognized zero of the rappers, but I’d definitely hang Alice Waters on my wall. Would you?

Buy the paper on Flavor Papers starting Saturday. And see my other favorite wallpapers here.


  1. Friday Finds 9.4.15

    […] 1. BAY AREA LOVE: First up, this random but awesome wallpaper (above) featuring illustrations of notable Bay Area residents and locations, from chef Alice Waters and rapper E-40 to the cranes at the Port of Oakland and Fairyland’s spouting whale. Designed by Jorma Taccone, of The Lonely Island, and Matt Ritchie, you can purchase it on Flavor Paper ($125 per roll). [Via Sunset] […]

    September 4, 2015 at 9:49 am

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