This year, our story begins with you. As creatives, you use your imagination to transform the everyday into the extraordinary. To celebrate over 65 years of supporting artists, we’re exploring the lives, work, and studios of creatives who’ve inspired us with their vision. Meet them here over the coming months and find out how they harness their imaginations and bring their ideas to spectacular life.


Painter. Mark Maker. Boxer. Creative. Meet Gian, visual artist and illustrator based in New York. With a focus on capturing figures in motion, movement, and bold compositions in his work, Gian uses unconventional tools to create textures that convey impact, speed, or radiating energy. These fluid, rough, and intentional textures are collaged opposite one another to form portraits that are uniquely Gian Discover more about Gian, his inspiration, process, and work here.