Tim Conlon lives and works in Los Angeles, California.
Conlon is a painter best known for his large-scale paintings, murals, and sculptures. His photorealistic works often depict weathered freight trains adorned with graffiti. Conlon received national attention when he was featured in the Smithsonian NationalPortrait Gallery’s 2008 exhibition, RECOGNIZE! Hip Hop and Contemporary Portraiture. In 2011, he was a featured artist and curated the G scale train exhibit in the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art’s, Art in The Streets survey of graffiti and street art.
His Blank Canvas train paintings are in multiple collections including the Norfolk Southern Railway Corporation’s headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia. His work has been featured in museums and galleries in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Paris, Bordeaux and Berlin. Conlon lives and works in Los Angeles, California.
Image: Blank Canvas #64 – RF&P, 243.84 x 518.16 cm, Spray paint, paint marker, acrylic on 600lbs of steel, 2015