Photo courtesy of Kasey VandenBosch
Marcus W. Billingsley, AKA Marcus the Carcass is an Ohio-based artist and a recent graduate of the Columbus College of Art and Design. He completed his education with a BFA focused on Illustration. Marcus Was born and raised in Cleveland, and now works out of Columbus.
Best known for his vibrant paintings and unique portraiture, he works mainly with traditional materials. He has an extraordinary interest in telling stories and conveying emotion, allowing his art to be a reflection of the many influences that surround him. The themes in his art draw from countless sources including childhood experiences, adolescent joys, and adult challenges.
Location: Columbus, OH