Known otherwise by the graffiti name KETS, he is a commercial artist and painter who has become widely known for fusing fine art, graphic design, and graffiti working with brands like American Express, Google, Heineken, and more.
He studied graphic and web design at the Københavns Tekniske Skole. A painter from an early age, at fifteen he installed boards in his backyard and began doing his own graffiti.
His colorful works have earned him more than 130,000 followers on his mikaelbrandrup Instagram account.
He and his twin brother Morten Brandrup co-founded the design agency Identity Provided.
He was hired by Nike to create a mural for the Santa Monica Pier in honor of the release of Chris Paul's line of sneakers.