East Village CLOSED — Aliens over the East Village

I’ve lived in the East Village for 30 years starting out as a street artist and then getting my big break painting 60 feet of ceiling mirrors for the Broadway musical RENT. Since then I‘ve worked for some of the largest global brands, public art projects, and events around the world.

I’ve recently been working on a project called “East Village closed”. I’ve taken photographs of what the neighborhood looks like these past four months and the people who live here. I then draw on the photograph and tell the story of what I have personally experienced as an artist during the quarantine and what’s happening today. From riots to boarded-up businesses to the spirit of the people of the east village they represent a time I will never forget.
Billy The Artist
BillytheArtist.com

Print sizes:
15″x20″ | 38.1cm x 50.8cm | w/ 2″ (5cm) border.
Signed by the artist, comes with a certificate of authenticity.
Open edition.

20″ x 26.5″ | 50.8cm x 67.31cm | w/ 2″ (5cm) border.
Signed by the artist, comes with a certificate of authenticity.
Limited editions are numbered 1/25 + 3AP.

Ships rolled in a tube

The original art and other sizes are available, Contact us if interested.

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Artist Statement

Billy the Artist is an internationally renowned artist based in the East Village. His projects and designs have been seen the world over and he’s been commissioned by such clients and global brands as Swatch, Lamborghini, The Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Museum, Sony, and Gibson Guitar to name but a few.

Additional Information

Weight 16 oz
Dimensions .01 × 20 × 30 in