Schoony is a multi-talented artist whose unique aesthetic and technical brilliance has taken the art world by storm. His hyperrealistic works question war, mortality and contemporary society.
Schoony’s background is rooted in special effects and prosthetics for the film industry, with his career spanning nearly thirty years. Having worked on countless films, Schoony’s work and reputation for high class techniques has reached the far corners of the world.
He took the plunge into a new career to share his passion for art. Schoony exploded onto the London art scene in 2008 at Mutate Britain’s “One Foot Under the Grove”, one of the most celebrated street art exhibitions to date.
His most iconic sculpture “Boy Soldier” was first unveiled outside the houses of parliament as an anti-war protest, is now a household name, featured in Hollywood blockbusters and collected internationally. Since then Schoony has experimented with many different themes, examining capitalism and pop culture, with his keen eye and technical ability Schoony is pioneering 3D technologies with more traditional methods.
Schoony’s career has gone from strength to strength His work has won him critical acclaim from the Times, The Independent and ArtNet News, he is also featured on Artsy.