Jonathan Russell (aka Rile Russell) studied at Northern Illinois University, the School of Art Institute of Chicago, and the College of Dupage. His work has been shown at SPACES; Gallery 400, Chicago, Illinois; Arc Gallery, Chicago, Illinois; and Pleasant Street Studios, DeKalb, Illinois.
My art is a catalyst for conversation. Art is an intricate language allowing people to communicate in means other than oral communication. I use this language to question political and religious philosophies because of their apparent dominance and subvers