Jonny Detiger’s signature style of line art and mixed media sculptures highlight his unconventional, versatile, and unique creative process. It’s easy to get pulled into Detiger’s groovy world; experiencing his work is like dipping into a free- flowing conversation of cultural references, social struggles, and colorful forms that flirt with some of the subliminal desires of imagination. Detiger’s designs transcend the mundane, celebrate life, and joyfully bridge the gap between the everyday and the sublime.
His signature style of intricate line art and mixed media sculpture takes the viewer on an exploration of human interaction through a kaleidoscope of iconic imagery, text, color, and light. His furniture designs have won critical acclaim for post-modern excellence and have been featured in design books and international design magazines.
“Happiness is a positive state of mind encompassing levels of joy, peace, exuberance, elation, and contentment. I am an artist and designer who through my work have explored the understanding and communication of this human condition.”
A self-taught artist, Jonny Detiger went to school in Holland and Switzerland before studying business and economics at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh and the London School of Economics. Jonny Detiger is an artist and designer whose art has been shown and collected widely in galleries across the United States and Europe. He grew up in Holland but is now based in New York with his family and works out of his Chinatown Studio.