Born and raised in Akron, Ohio, Justin Hilton began his artistic endeavors as soon as he understood what a pencil was and how it worked. Quickly, his creative output spanned multiple mediums and today includes, graphite, pastels, colored pencil, collage, ink, sepia/water color, photography, poetry, sculpture, and digital media.
Mr. Hilton believes in the power of art as an existential expression which is obligated to tangibly transform people in the deepest most powerful profound and significant ways imaginable. His artistic statement reads:
"ART…, the result of
to in fact CREATE.
We are all
ARTISTS by ARTISTS
gifted and talented
measure or limit… uniquely
As the first ever public comprehensive showing of his art, indeed…his ‘SIGNATURE’, he welcomes all family, friends, colleagues, art enthusiasts, and fellow, future and fully established artists and creators to enjoy his creations and expressions.
Justin encourages everyone to find that unique signature that constitutes you as a one-of-a kind masterpiece
Photography by Shane Wynn
Click to read the story and watch a video of Justin talking about his art: Record-Courier - Article by Laura Freeman