Ryan P. Norris aka “Nory” (Born July 12, 1980) is a New York based artist. He studied Visual Communications at the Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago. Since 2002 he has worked as a freelance Designer, Illustrator, and Photographer. He works with many different mediums but prefers pen, pencil, marker, and acrylic paints.
Norris’ influences are Norman Rockwell, Ralph Stedman, Dali, Rene Magritte, Peter Blume, Ivan Albright; and the art inspired by Día de los Muertos. His work consists of bright colors and dark tales. Playful breathes of mischief and emotion dance on the saturated landscapes that his brush creates.