Tony Lewis is an African- American contemporary visual artist. Tony Lewis was born in Chicago, Illinois in the year 1986. The work of the artist blends elements of minimalism, abstraction, and the use of text.
Lewis earned a B.A. from Washington and Jefferson College located in Philadelphia, PA. The artist went on to earn a M.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Price range information: Works range from $25,000 to $100,000.
The artist is based out of Chicago, Illinois.
In this clip from the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland Tony Lewis talks about his floor drawing series:
Less than one week ago Tony Lewis named artist-in-residence at the Rose Art Museum. He will be painting a large mural with some assistance from collegiate students. The mural will be on display from October 15,2017 to June of 2018.
With his style of painting the artist reminds of another master artist who blended text with art, the great Cy Twombly.