Aprox 4’x7′ each. Acrylic on plexiglass. Two-sided signage located at Rural & New York, Indianapolis, IN as a part of Indy Art & Seek – a public art intervention project sponsored by the Arts Council of Indianapolis and Keep Indianapolis Beautiful.
My creative liberation is an act of rebellion. A way of vocalizing the graffiti of words and images in my head. Drawing inspiration from an urban street art influence, much of my work is crafted with the rawness of city culture, the sounds of shaking spray cans, and the smell of aerosol in mind.
Ess McKee, a mixed media artist, is an Arizona native based in Indianapolis, IN. Her artistic expression manifests in the form of typography, abstract paintings, photographic narration, handcrafted objects, character illustrations and digital imagery. Inspired by an appreciation for graffiti art and hip hop culture, Ess mainly focuses on character illustrations and abstract typographic forms. Her work has journeyed from pen and ink, to graphic prints, and currently to acrylic paintings on a variety of substrates.