Anthony Lewellen is a Chicago-based, multidisciplinary art maker. An innovative figure within Chicago's graffiti culture, he has also made a name for himself in the Midwest and beyond. Lewellen is known for street art that features emotionally complex characters inspired by his personal understanding of urban life. HIs work has come to include a growing body of large-scale, public murals, private commissions, and studio are. Lewellen's work builds upon a subjective, visual vocabulary grounded in a steadfast love of drawing. This language evokes the unspoken narratives inscribed in Chicago's landscape.