Facebook Offered This Artist $60,000 To Transform Its Offices, But He Chose Not To Take The Money

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It’s 2005, and young graffiti artist David Choe has caught the eye of the owners of a little-known tech company. So they offer him $60,000 to paint murals on the walls of their new offices in Palo Alto, California. But Choe turns the money down – he’ll do the job, but there’s something else he wants in payment for it.