Emerson Barrett can be seen behind the drum kit on stages all across the world with up-and-coming rock 'n roll family band, and ALTPRESS cover stars, Palaye Royale. But hidden under Barrett's signature pirate garb lives the mind of a budding philosopher who's striving to use his influence on Palaye's rabidly growing fanbase to transpose his passion for free-thought, architecture and Existentialism.

In this APTV exclusive, Barrett walks us through sketchbooks stuffed with meticulously drawn landscapes and explains his mission to instill a sense of smell into modern art.