Green New Deal by Chris Arnold

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Chris Arnold is an Artist, Illustrator and Educator from the Midwest, born in 1977. He received a BFA degree in Studio Art from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2002, and his MFA in Illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2007. He currently resides in Chicago, IL working as an independent artist as well as an Assistant Professor of Illustration at Columbia College Chicago.

For over two decades Chris has been breaking new ground with his award-winning fine art and illustration. His objective is to make a real connection with his viewers through the use of both long-established and innovative visual methods, fresh stylization, as well as an exhausting level of research and development. This investigation is used in conjunction with a wide range of technology, cultural media and an open sharing of ideas.

Chris has been featured in over a dozen one-man shows, published in a variety of commercial and has had work showcased around the world. He loves what he does and considers himself lucky to be able to make a living from a passion he would do for free.

Design By:

Chris Arnold is an Artist, Illustrator and Educator from the Midwest, born in 1977. He received a BFA degree in Studio Art from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2002, and his MFA in Illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2007. He currently resides in Chicago, IL working as an independent artist as well as an Assistant Professor of Illustration at Columbia College Chicago.

For over two decades Chris has been breaking new ground with his award-winning fine art and illustration. His objective is to make a real connection with his viewers through the use of both long-established and innovative visual methods, fresh stylization, as well as an exhausting level of research and development. This investigation is used in conjunction with a wide range of technology, cultural media and an open sharing of ideas.

Chris has been featured in over a dozen one-man shows, published in a variety of commercial and has had work showcased around the world. He loves what he does and considers himself lucky to be able to make a living from a passion he would do for free.

Each poster is hand-printed and handled, to make sure that only the highest quality is offered and sent out. The matte paper and high quality of inks make for a vibrant image which looks great both framed, and au-naturel. Printed in Los Angeles, CA, on Epson Enhanced Matte Paper, heavyweight stock, high color gamut, using Epson UltraChrome HDR ink-jet technology. Framed posters offer the same, museum-quality printed poster, but wrapped in a protective black frame. The frame is lightweight and includes a shatter-resistant acrylite front protector, so it won't break in the mail. International orders may be subject to customs duties & taxes.

Proceeds Support:
Sunrise Movement
Proceeds support Sunrise Movement, a growing army of young people dedicate to making climate change an urgent priority across America, ending the corrupting influence of fossil fuel executives on our politics, and electing leaders who stand up for the health and well-being of all people. While the Green New Deal is still in its infancy, at CAN we’ve taken up the charge of helping the public understand and imagine what could be possible with this exciting new set of policies -- just as the artists of the original New Deal helped to inform and advocate for those innovative programs over 80 years ago. Learn more about the project here.

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Artist Statement

This illustration is a conceptual representation of how some contemporary urban environments are working hard going green. In recognition of the "Green New Deal" and it's efforts I have developed this poster and button design for CAN. The artwork is brought to life through the use of playful ink drawing in conjunction a limited watercolor palette. My intent is to both support the planet while bringing awareness the urgent need regarding "Climate Change." - Chris Arnold