Bill Russell Studio 18
Down Tree Up, 2016, 20″h.x 36″w., acrylic on Arches paper
Bill Russell is a painter, collage artist, illustrator and visual journalist. His work is influenced by jazz music. He graduated from Parsons School of Design in 1976. He has exhibited his paintings widely, many of which can be found in private collections in Canada and the U.S. For 8 years, Bill was an adjunct professor of illustration at the California College of the Arts. Bill is a former native of Toronto and New York and now lives in Lucas Valley in a restored Eichler home.