Brett Kelley: Art Mercenary
Pioneer Valley, MA
About the Artist:
Freelance Illustrator, Painter and Performance Artist (Art Mercenary for short).
Brett Kelley is a Western Mass resident and freelance artist/illustrator.
Brett's work is most known in the Steampunk Community, having been featured in galleries, conventions and museums across New England. His work has also appeared on National Television (TLC's "NY Ink" Season 2 (2012) and Game Show Network's "Steampunk'd" (2015)). He successfully crowdfunded and self-published his own coloring book "Tales of Clockworktropolis" in 2016.
Brett's work tends to focus on community and creating something bigger than himself. However, he is currently working on a number of personal projects that delve into social issues, ambiguity, moral intrigue and the perpetual dichotomies of the spirit. Or something.....