Duke Russell has lived in Anchorage, Alaska since he was 12 years old. Russell is a self-taught artist whose well-known urban scene paintings have been included in several juried shows at the Anchorage Museum, as well as at solo shows at Decker/Morris Gallery and Subzero. He has worked as a scenic artist for various theaters around Alaska and for film productions. He was the 2004 guest curator for the Anchorage Museum of History and Art show, Points of View. Russell also teaches drawing to children at the Museum and was voted “Anchorage’s Best Artist” by the Anchorage Press. He currently lives and works in Anchorage.
Artist’s website: http://www.dukerussell.com