Sponsors: The Long Room
About the Artist
Justus Roe (American, b. 1977) lives and works in Chicago. Using a variety of mediums, Justus Roe creates large-scale artwork including interior and exterior paintings, sculpture and installations. Influenced by architecture, infrastructure, and abstract art, the works are reminiscent of aerial perspectives, landscapes and metropolitan environments. Often in collaboration with architects, designers, curators and clients, Roe creates unique, iconic works of that engage audiences and define specific environments. Roe keeps an active studio and public practice, and has created works in Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Toronto and throughout Chicago.