Harlem, New York
West is a contemporary artist from Harlem, NY who is quickly gaining recognition as one of the most promising young artists in New York! At 23 he has already exhibited his work in various galleries throughout New York. Having works like "Mankind for Dummies" featured on NBC's the Today Show narrated by Matt Lauer. This brilliant young artist's work is about "mixing opposites, and making worlds collide." Drawing from a wide spectrum of inspirations, West's paintings deal with subjects as diverse as popular cartoon characters, religion, technology, and Greek Mythology.