Originally from Rhode Island, Ian has been creating artwork for over a decade. He holds a BFA in Graphic Design from Pratt Institute. Ian considers himself a Graphic Designer by profession and an Artist by passion. Heavily influenced by skate culture, hip-hop, vintage movie posters, '70s exploitation films, and '50s and '60s illustrations, he has developed his own style of art he calls "Pop Mortem." Ian has worked for a long time in the Outdoor Advertising Industry, and is currently working as an Independent Freelancer for a wide spectrum of clients including music, fashion apparel, indie films, web, branding and marketing and more. He is also Co-Director of the DIY artist network, Brooklyn Art Collective.