Billy the Artist (BTA) is an internationally renowned artist who has lived in the East Village for 30 years & is a long time gem spa customer. He got his big break painting 60 feet of ceiling murals for the Broadway musical RENT. Since then he has done work for some of the largest global brands such as @Swatch @Viacom @Lamborghini @TheRockNRollHallofFameMuseum @NewBalanceShoes @Sony, @SmartCar @Suzuki @Hyundai @Toyota @MTV, @Puma @Microsoft @Vans shoes, @Nescafe. His mural projects include Woodstock 99, Art Basel Miami, The Rio Casino Las Vegas & London productions of the musical RENT. His paintings have have been featured at the Forbes Gallery & other galleries around the world. Billy has been published in @RollingStone @VanityFair @Vogue @Elle @EntertainmentWeekly @TheNewYorkTimes. He has appeared on MTV, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, FOX, TLC.