DILLON BOY, whose real name is James Dillon Wright, is an American street artist born in 1979 (LAS VEGAS).
DILLON BOY draws his inspiration from pop-culture, from superheroes to Disney movies, whose princesses he represents in their simplest form in the manner of adult magazine covers, and works mainly with stencils and spray paint.
The work of Dillon Boy is called "Pop avant-garde", he is inspired by street art and pop art artists such as Banksy and Shepard Fairey, he has also worked with the latter to develop the poster "Hope" during the presidential campaign of Barack Obama. The artist appeared with Shepard Fairey (aka Obey) during the publication of the latter in the Times magazine, on the occasion of the election of Barack Obama as "Man of the Year" 2008.
Collins Graphic Design School, Tempe
2015 - Wall & Street Gallery, "Harmful if Followed".
2015 - PiQ, Print Release and Show.
2014 - Civilian Clothing.
2013 - Snell & Wilmer Law Offices.
2013 - Paint the Town, Auction Benefiting AFAN Aid For Aids of Nevada.
2013 - Gallery 13.
2013 - Pinup Pointe Gallery, Las Vegas.
2012 September - Amanda Harris Gallery, "Pop, Locked, And Loaded."
2012 - Sugar Factory, The Paris Hotel & Casino.
2012 - The Box Office, Las Vegas, "Apopalypse".
2012 - Street Smart, Norway.
2010 - La Perla Cafe, Pordenone, Italy.
2010 - WeEST, Pordenone, Italy.
2009 - ERA Lounge, Pordenone, Italy.
2009 - Osteria Antico Burchiello, Pordenone, Italy, 2009.
2008 - DOIMO, Via Pordenone, 4, 33081, Aviano, Italy
2008 - Cafe Nuove, Via Mazzini, 1, 33170, Pordenone, Italy
2008 - Art in the Vineyard, Aviano, Italy
2008 - Primavera Bazaar, Aviano, Italy
2008 - Art & Luciano Bessich Wine Show, Aviano, Italy, Friuli Region: "Wine in the Vineyard".
2007 - Primavera Bazaar, Aviano, Italy
2007 - The Viator Foundation, Las Vegas, NV, Artwork Donation titled, "Glitz & Glamour".
2006 - The Governor French Academy, Belleville, IL.
2006 - Fusion Street Festival, Belleville, IL, 2006.
2006 - The Viator Foundation, Las Vegas, NV, 2006 - Artwork Donation titled, "La Dolce Vita".
2006 - M Gallery, Manchester, MO, 2006.
2006 - Broadway Center of Arts, Belleville, IL, 2006.
2005 - Las Vegas Centennial, Las Vegas, NV, 2005-2007 - Two large murals on I-95 recognizing Las Vegas' Centennial year.
2005 - Art From The Heart, Las Vegas, NV.
2005 - Las Vegas Gallery, Las Vegas, NV.
2013 - Designer Con.
2013 - Las Vegas Comic Con.
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