Will Rahilly is a multimedia artist who makes installations involving analogue phenomenon,
photographs that contain objects without function, and videos dense with color and sound. He is
based in New York City.
I specialize in painting portraits of individuals and families in both traditional and creative styles. My personal artwork weaves portraits with memories of my past, portraying my perception of family history.
Robinson's work includes ceramics, sculpture and works on paper. He is the founder of the Arts +
Crafts Research Studio; dedicated to creating independent and collaborative artifacts at the
intersection of art, craft and design.
My work seeks to show a painting's object-hood by exploring the relationship between frame,
fabric support, wet media, and the wall, all while working with the traditional concept
of what a painting is.
Formally, my work is a study in abstract, complex, organic forms based on my childhood nightmares. I work predominantly with materials found in the waste stream like plastic bottles, junk mail & excess packaging.
I am a mixed media artist working to heighten cultural issues: landscape evolution, human
preconceptions, use of natural resources, similarities and differences between societies, cultures,
As a sculptor and conceptual crafter my process involves removing the functionality from vintage
chairs, transforming their utility through a complex process of cutting, altering, sanding and