‘Censorchipped’ (Diptych) by Russ Mills (Byroglyphics)
Artist: Russ Mills (Byroglyphics)
Title: ‘Censorchipped’ (Diptych)
Medium: Pen, pencil and marker on paper
Dimensions: 17″ x 12″ (x2)
Year of Creation: 2021
About the Artwork:
“Simple pieces inspired by the ordinary people who have been screaming the loudest about subjects few wish to acknowledge. Those folks who are relentlessly ridiculed, abused and silenced for expressing opinions that differ to those one is supposed to parrot back to maintain the status quo.” – Russ Mills
About the Artist:
Russ Mills has spent more than 25 years crafting skills, absorbing influences from every facet of visual culture and archiving found objects and ephemera to substantiate his work. He has worked as a freelance illustrator with numerous clients in publishing and entertainment, also pursuing the more traditional gallery/exhibitive path with solo shows in London and Bristol and group exhibits in the U.S. Numerous sell out print releases and coverage worldwide.
Current work is an clash of styles from classical to pop surrealism, focusing predominantly on the human form though abstracting elements from nature and the animal kingdom. Covering subjects such as superficiality and isolation.